MVC file icon

MVC File Extension

MivaScript Compiled Format
  • Developer
    Miva Merchant
  • Category
  • Popularity
    3.6 (3 votes)

What is MVC file?

MVC filename suffix is mostly used for MivaScript Compiled Format files. MivaScript Compiled Format specification was created by Miva Merchant. MVC files are supported by software applications available for devices running Linux, Windows. MVC file format, along with 303 other file formats, belongs to the Web Files category. Empresa supports MVC files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 1 other tools may also be used.

Programs which support MVC file extension

The following list contains programs grouped by 2 operating systems that support MVC files. MVC files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support MVC file

Windows Windows
Linux Linux

How to open file with MVC extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening MVC files on given system. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to MivaScript Compiled Format files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with MVC files.

Step 1. Download and install Empresa

Install software to open MVC file Problems with opening and working with MVC files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with MVC files being present on your machine. To address this issue, go to the Empresa developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support MVC files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Empresa website and download the installer.

Step 2. Check the version of Empresa and update if needed

Update software that support file extension MVCIf you already have Empresa installed on your systems and MVC files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of Empresa installed, it may not support MVC format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Empresa.

Step 3. Set the default application to open MVC files to Empresa

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate MVC files with latest version of Empresa you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with MVC file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Right-click the MVC file and choose Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Empresa is installed, check the Always use this app to open MVC files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with MVC file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with MVC extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with MVC extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the MVC for errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the MVC file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check MVC file for viruses
1. Verify that the MVC in question is not infected with a computer virus

Should it happed that the MVC is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the MVC file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the MVC file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Verify that the MVC file’s structure is intact

If the MVC file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. When downloading the file with MVC extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run Empresa

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with MVC extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with MivaScript Compiled Format file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle MVC files.

Do you want to help?

If you have additional information about the MVC file, we will be grateful if you share it with our users. To do this, use the form here and send us your information on MVC file.

Top File Extensions
Show more
File Extension of the day
sxc icon


StarOffice Calc Spreadsheet

Files with .SXC extension store spreadsheets documents created with StarOffice. SXC files support standard spreadsheet functions, including: cha...