Windows File Viewer

File Viewer is a FREE program that allows you to view any file on your Windows PC.

File Viewer for Windows can natively open over 140 file types!
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Text File IconText Documents
(.DOC, .DOCX, .WPS, .RTF, .PDF)
Spreadsheet File IconSpreadsheets
(.XLS, .XLSX, .XLSM, .CSV)
Image File IconImage Files
(.JPG, .GIF, .PNG, .BMP, .PSD)
Audio File IconAudio Files
(.AIF, .WAV, .FLAC, .MP3, .OGG)
Video File IconVideo Files
(.AVI, .FLV, .MP4, .RM, .3GP)
Camera Raw File IconCamera Raw Images
(.DNG, .CR2, .ARW, .NEF, .RAW)
Generic File IconOver 100 More Formats!
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File Viewer supports:
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP

File Viewer is a universal file opener that allows you to open any file on your Windows PC. Simply drag and drop any file or folder onto the application icon or program window. File Viewer can open PDFs, word processing documents, spreadsheets, and many other common file types in their native view. It also can play dozens of audio and video file formats.

If you have a unknown file, File Viewer can open it! In the rare case that File Viewer does not natively support the file format, you can still view the contents of any file in text or hexadecimal view.

✓ This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.
✓ File Viewer for Windows contains file type information from FileInfo.com.
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Open Documents Do you have documents on your computer that you can't open? Windows File Viewer is the solution! It is a free application that allows you to open and view over 140 different file types. Play Media Files File Viewer supports all major multimedia formats and many less common audio and video formats as well. It includes playback controls so you can play movies and sound files.
Copy to Clipboard You can view uncommon file types in File Viewer, then copy the images or text to the Windows clipboard. You can then paste the data into another application. Get File Info File Viewer displays detailed information about every file you open. It even shows hidden metadata, like EXIF data saved with digital images and PDF author information.