What program I need to get to open SFV Files?

By Condor
Jan 31, 2007
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  1. Dozen of movies files won't open, anyone know what I need to do?
  2. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 12,456   +288

    SFV is for CRC32 checksums to verify integrity of whatever you downloaded, it doesn't contain the movie, for movies the sfv really shouldn't concern you at all unless you are expierencing occational corrupted files. If you must open it open it with notepad, you won't find anything important to viewing the movie in there though.
  3. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 4,916   +9

    QuickSFV, if you prefer applications with a GUI.
  4. Condor

    Condor TechSpot Maniac Topic Starter Posts: 461

    hey thz guys. will try out the QuickSFV when server isn't in a traffic jam for download xD
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  5. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 12,456   +288

  6. Condor

    Condor TechSpot Maniac Topic Starter Posts: 461

    ty for the quick reply SNG! nice informative stuff on your sig ^_^v

    - update

    the checksum was all green :D
    but I still couldn't open the movie. I noticed the ending extension was something like this "[Dual Audio] MKV"

    should I dl Lazy Man's MKV? http://hp.vector.co.jp/authors/VA022257/matroska/

    didn't know watching a movie would get this complicate :S

    they recommend Media Player Classic, should i try that? because BSplayer pro and Jetaudio won't work either. This is the first time I ever encounter the errors on both players.
  7. Nodsu

    Nodsu Newcomer, in training Posts: 9,431

    Maybe use VLC media player instead of fussing with codecs and filters?
  8. Condor

    Condor TechSpot Maniac Topic Starter Posts: 461

    thz, will try out that program ^^
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