What is a .F4V File And How To Open It – Adobe Systems

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .f4v extension, but you are not sure what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .f4v file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .F4V file?

The .F4V file extension is from Flash MP4 Video File. The development of this file was done by Adobe Systems. The file has the binary format, and it is a video related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .f4v file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .F4V file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .F4V file on various operating systems.

How to open a .F4V file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

The .f4v file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Wondershare Video Converter Pro software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use VideoLAN VLC media player and Wondershare Video Converter Pro software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .F4V file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Wondershare Video Converter Pro software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .F4V file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .f4v file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Wondershare Video Converter Pro software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is VideoLAN VLC media player and Wondershare Video Converter Pro.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .F4V file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Wondershare Video Converter Pro software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .F4V file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .f4v file on Linux.

1. In the first step you need to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use VideoLAN VLC media player software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .F4V file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the VideoLAN VLC media player software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .F4V file?

If you are still unable to open the .F4V file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .F4V file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .f64 – Raw 64-Bit Audio File, .f90 – Fortran 90 Source Code File, .f95 – Fortran 95 Source Code File, .fa – FASTA Formatted Sequence File, .fac – FACE Image File. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .F4V file with the Wondershare Video Converter Pro, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Windows, Wondershare Video Converter Pro, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Mac and VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.