Did you find or received GVI file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is GVI file extension and how you can open it.

What is a GVI file ext?

The .GVI file extension identifies a Google Video file which belongs to the public online video streaming network Google Videos, which can only be played by the Google Video Player. Like many modern video streaming formats, Google Video comprises of a highly compressed audio and video encoding.

How to open a GVI file?

In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like GVI. When you double click on the GVI file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received GVI files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.

How to fix errors with GVI files

Scan the file
Before trying to open GVI files on your Windows make sure that it is safe to do so by running through antivirus scanner.
Update
Unable to open GVI files with the associated software program or see an error than try updating the associated software
Do not
If none of the applications in your Windows were able to open GVI file do not change file extension because by changing file extension you are corrupting the file. In case you already changed the extension you can revert it back to GVI by renaming the file. Incorrect associations are the cause of many GVI file errors.

Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension GVI you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.

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