What is a .NFV File And How To Open It – Netflix (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .nfv extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .nfv file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .NFV file?

The .NFV file extension comes from Netflix Video File. The development of this file was done by Netflix. The file is a video related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .nfv file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .NFV file?

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

How to open a .NFV file on Android

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .nfv file on Android in few easy steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Locating your .NFV file in the download folder

First of all 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 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

While trying to open the file, it won’t work.

Step 3

Image3: Open your Google Play Store

Please locate the app “Google Play Store” (picture above) and open it.

Step 4

Image4: Search for the software and download it

To open the file, you will need to download the Netflix software. Please search for it in the Google Play Store and install it. The other software that opens the .nfv file on Android is Netflix. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Android.

How to open a .NFV file on iOS

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .nfv file on iOS in few easy steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Finding your files in the download folder

First of all 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 2

Image2: Can’t open the file

To open the file, you will need to download the Netflix software. Please search for it in the iOS App Store and install it. The other software that opens the .nfv file on iOS is Netflix. That’s all, now you have open your file on iOS.

Still cannot open the .NFV file?

If you cannot open the .NFV file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .NFV file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .ngage – Nokia, .n-gage – Nokia, .ngc – Xilinx, .ngd – Xilinx, .ngloss – Nisus. 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 .NFV file with the Netflix software on Android and Netflix software on iOS.