What is a .PWV File And How To Open It – Paranoia Works (Easy Steps)


Have you came across a file with the .pwv extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .pwv file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .PWV file?

The file extension .PWV is Password Vault Archive. The creator of this file extension is Paranoia Works. The format of this file is binary, and it is a encoded file.

What to know

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

How to open a .PWV file?

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

How to open a .PWV file on Android

The .pwv file can be opened on Android.

Step 1

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

The first 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 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

If you try clicking the file, it will show you the error above.

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

In order to open the file, you will have to search for the Paranoia Works Secret Space Encryptor software and install it. The other software that opens the .pwv file on Android is Paranoia Works Secret Space Encryptor. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Android.

Still cannot open the .PWV file?

If you cannot open the .PWV file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .PWV file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .px – Pixel, .px5 – Sci-Ed, .pxa – Proinfocus, .pxb – Pixelmator Team, .pxc – Photodex. 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 .PWV file with the Paranoia Works Secret Space Encryptor software on Android.