File Extension SKV

  • Full name
    Semicolon Separated Values Format
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Have you encountered a problem with a SKV file? Don’t you know which program opens a file with this extension? You will find all the information you need about working with a SKV file here. In the further part of this page we have added a list of programs that should open your SKV file. It is enough you choose a proper application for your operating system, download and install it.


The suffix SKV identifies a data file whose values are separated by a semicolon rather than by the more frequently used comma. It looks like a csv file. Some versions of the spreadsheet Microsoft Excel generate and read these files.

SKV files are simple text files that can be opened and edited in any text editor.

Programs which can open a SKV file

How to open a SKV file? Advice and guidance

Absolutely most often appearing reason that prevents you from opening the SKV file is the lack of a proper application to support it in your operating system. It is notably the first thing you need to address. When one of the programs to support a SKV file from the list is already installed, you can try to rerun the file. The system should display a message asking you to choose a primary application to support SKV files. At this point we are looking for disk space where the application was installed in and we can link it with a SKV file. Since then, our operating system will use the selected program to support all SKV files.

Other issues

Despite the described problem with SKV there may be many more problems. If the existing operations were not effective, get involved with the following matters:

- verify that the SKV file is not damaged and that it has been downloaded or copied in whole
- verify that the file has a file extension that has not been intentionally changed (for example, if it do not contain other information than its extension suggests)
- make sure again whether the SKV file type is linked in the operating system with a proper program
- make sure that the file is not infected with a virus and you have up to date software and drivers.

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