What is a .OIV File And How To Open It – RAGE Research project (Easy Steps)

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Have you came across a file with the .oiv extension and you don’t know what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .oiv file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .OIV file?

The file extension .OIV is from OpenIV Mod Package File.This file extension belongs to the developer RAGE Research project. The file is a plugin related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .oiv file on 1 platform.

How to open a .OIV file?

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

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

To open the .oiv file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the OpenIV software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use OpenIV software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .OIV 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 OpenIV software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .OIV file?

If you are still unable to open the .OIV file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .OIV file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .okt – Oktalyzer Module, .ol – Valve, .ola – Online Access File, .olb – Microsoft, .olb – Cadence Design Systems. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .OIV file with the OpenIV program on Windows.