What is a .GVP File And How To Open It – Google (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .gvp extension. Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .gvp file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .GVP file?

The file extension .GVP comes from Google Video Pointer. It was developed by Google. The file is a video related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .gvp file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .GVP file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .GVP file on various operating systems.

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .gvp file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

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. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: VideoLAN VLC media player.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GVP 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 VideoLAN VLC media player software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .GVP file on Mac

To open the .gvp file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: VideoLAN VLC media player.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .GVP file

2. The second step is locating 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: 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 VideoLAN VLC media player software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .GVP file on Linux

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

1. In the first step you need to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: VideoLAN VLC media player.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .GVP 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the VideoLAN VLC media player software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .GVP file?

If you cannot open the .GVP file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .GVP file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .gvsp – Latitude Graphics, .gvswatch – Gravit, .gvy – VMware, Inc., .gw – Daniel de Rauglaudre, .gwb – Interwrite Learning. 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 .GVP file with the VideoLAN VLC media player program on Windows, VideoLAN VLC media player program on Mac and VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.