REV File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a REV file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .REV files.

What is a REV file?

A .REV file is a GEOS Revision file. Through our analysis of REV files, we know that one use of the format is GEOS Revision. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open REV files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension REV for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different REV openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .REV

While GEOS Revision is a popular type of REV-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .REV extension.

The REV file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a REV opener may not be able to open all kinds of REV files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited REV viewer.

Revolution MetaCard stack

Through our analysis of REV files, we know that one use of the format is Revolution MetaCard stack. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different REV openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of REV files. Remember, different programs may use REV files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

WinRARWinRARUser submitted
GS Advanced EditorGS Advanced EditorUser submitted
Microsoft Application VirtualizationMicrosoft Application VirtualizationUser submitted
MIKE ZeroMIKE ZeroUser submitted
Vista WinRARVista WinRARUser submitted
RunRev LiveCode CommunityRunRev LiveCode CommunityUser submitted
Reflection for UNIX and OpenVMSReflection for UNIX and OpenVMSUser submitted
RunRev LiveCodeRunRev LiveCodeUser submitted
Cube WorldCube WorldUser submitted
fuzzyTECHfuzzyTECHUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with REV-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with REV-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!