What program should be used to open the file



.flv file extension

There are several reasons that can cause problems with opening the .flv file on your device. Some of them appear much more frequently.

  • The first most common problem is the lack of an installed software (in the correct version) that supports .flv file. Browse the programs installed on your device, and make sure you have one of the programs from the list that you see below. If you do not have any of these programs, simply download and install one of them . When you install a new program just double click on the .flv file with which you had the problem and select the newly installed software as the default software to support the file.
  • Another frequently encountered cause is incorrect association of the .flv file with a program designed to support it. This problem can also be solved easily. Try this page and follow the instructions. But remember to make sure that you have installed at least one of the programs from the list below . To make the .flv file open up properly, you must associate it with one of them.

Types of files with the .flv extension in our database

  • 1. Flash Video File

    Category Video Files
    Developer Adobe Systems
    Popularity Popularity

    • Adobe Flash Player
    • Adobe Flash Professional CS6
    • RealNetworks RealPlayer
    • Applian FLV Player
    • Eltima SWF & FLV Player
    • Eltima SWF & FLV Toolbox
    • Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate
    • VideoLAN VLC media player
    • Media Player Classic
    • Nullsoft Winamp Media Player 5.6
    • KMPlayer
    • DVDVideoSoft Free Video to Flash Converter
    • Adobe Flash Player
    • Adobe Flash Professional CS6
    • RealNetworks RealPlayer
    • Eltima Elmedia Player
    • VideoLAN VLC media player
    • Apple QuickTime Player with Perian component
    • VideoLAN VLC media player
    • RealNetworks RealPlayer

File association with the application to support it is carried out by the file extension. If, for example a .flv file is associated with one of the applications from the list, then when you double click on the file, the operating system will run this application and open the .flv file.

In addition, you can find on the site addresses of all required software for .flv files. We try to provide addresses to the sites of manufacturers, so that appropriate programs could be downloaded from the most reliable source.

For some files, different software supports running the file, editing it, and even saving the data in a .flv file, which makes working with the file difficult. That is why we created a continuously updated database to which we add information about the particular software. You also can develop our database by using the form included on the site.

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