File Type Flash Video IconFlash Video
File Format Standard (developed by Adobe Systems)
Usage Open manually
Popularity ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  Popular

The FLV video format is a open format that is used by both Adobe and third-party products. FLV files may be exported by Adobe Flash, as well as various other programs using the Flash Video Exporter plug-in. Since FLV is an open format, the files can be opened and played by several different media players.

Info About Adobe Flash

Flash is an authoring environment for creating animations and interactive experiences. Flash animations are commonly created for websites, but may also be saved as standalone videos that can be played in Flash Player. Flash supports both vector and raster graphics and can be scripted using the ActionScript programming language.

Open With

IconAdobe Flash Player

IconAdobe Animate

IconXilisoft Video Converter Ultimate


IconAdobe Flash Player

IconAdobe Animate

IconEltima Elmedia Player


IconVideoLAN VLC media player

IconRealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud


Updated April 19, 2010
Information from the PC File Extensions Reference