What is a .MVE File And How To Open It – BioWare (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .mve extension, but you have never seen this extension before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .mve file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .MVE file?

The file extension .MVE stands for Interplay MVE Video File. This file extension was developed by BioWare. The file has the binary format, and it is a video related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .MVE file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .MVE file on your operating system/device.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the FFmpeg software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MVE 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .MVE file on Mac

The .mve file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .MVE 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .MVE file on Linux

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .mve file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the FFmpeg software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .MVE 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the FFmpeg software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .MVE file?

If you cannot open the .MVE file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .MVE file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .mvex – muvee, .mvg – ImageMagick, .mvi – Autodesk, .mvi – Sirius Publishing, .mvm – MAGIX. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .MVE file with the FFmpeg program on Windows, FFmpeg program on Mac and FFmpeg software on Linux.