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UV2 File Extension

µVision Project
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    ARM Holdings plc
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What is UV2 file?

UV2 filename suffix is mostly used for µVision Project files. µVision Project format was developed by ARM Holdings plc. UV2 files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. Files with UV2 extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 6033 various file formats. is by far the most used program for working with UV2 files.

Programs which support UV2 file extension

Programs that can handle UV2 files are as follows. UV2 files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support UV2 file

Windows Windows

How to open file with UV2 extension?

Problems with accessing UV2 may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with UV2 extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install

Install software to open UV2 file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports UV2 files installed on the system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install . The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Update to the latest version

Update software that support file extension UV2If you already have installed on your systems and UV2 files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why UV2 files are not compatible with . All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using .

Step 3. Set the default application to open UV2 files to

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate UV2 files with latest version of you have installed on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with UV2 file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Right-click the UV2 file and choose Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open UV2 files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with UV2 file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with UV2 extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select and click Change for all...
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with UV2 extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Check the UV2 for errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the UV2 file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check UV2 file for viruses
1. Verify that the UV2 in question is not infected with a computer virus

Should it happed that the UV2 is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the UV2 file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Verify that the UV2 file’s structure is intact

Did you receive the UV2 file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. If the UV2 file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the µVision Project file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open

If the systems has insufficient resources to open UV2 files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

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

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with µVision Project files. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle UV2 files.

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