Open SVX files

  • Full name
    Sound File (Amiga 8SVX Format)
  • Developer
    The Survex Project
  • Popularity
Have you encountered a problem with a SVX 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 SVX file here. In the further part of this page we have added a list of programs that should open your SVX file. It is enough you choose a proper application for your operating system, download and install it.

What is SVX file?

The file extension SVX is used for audio files in Amiga SVX format. It is a rarely used format of the Commodore Amiga computer.

Programs which can open a SVX file

How to open file with SVX extension?

In order to open a file with SVX extension one of the following programs must be installed on user’s system. If a problem with opening SVX file occurred, it is highly possible that none of the listed programs is present on user’s system. Even if one or more said programs are installed, there may be issues related with given programs. In order to solve a problem with SVX files, follow the instructions below.
Install Survex or other program from the list

Most often resolving problems with opening SVX files is very simple. Just install an appropriate program that supports such files. All of the listed programs support SVX files, but may vary in offered function and purpose. Some programs may be capable only of viewing contents of SVX files or offer file conversion options, but may not be capable of editing such files.

Set Survex as the default program for opening SVX files

It is possible that although a compatible program has been installed on user’s system, it is not used by the system to open it. This may happen because no default application was associated with this type of files. To associate SVX files with given application, select "Open with" from drop-down menu (accessed by right-clicking on the file). Then select from the list the program or application you want to be used to open this type of file. If the Survex applications is not on the list, select "Browse" option in order to manually locate the directory where Survex has been installed.


Check the section that lists most common problems with SVX files

Sometimes problems with opening SVX files may not lie with the application itself, but can arise due to other causes, such as:

  • File data is corrupted
  • SVX files has been not been completely download from the internet (only a part of the data has been downloaded)
  • Currently used user account hasn’t been granted necessary privileges to open SVX files (should that be the case, please contact your system administrator or IT specialist)
  • SVX file was being copied from a corrupted storage device and is incomplete or data is corrupted. (Copying files from unknown or untrusted sources should be conducted with great care as such files may contain malicious software, which can damage your system)

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