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.grv File Extension

Developer: Microsoft
File type: Office Groove File
You're here because you have a file that has a file extension ending in .grv. Files with the file extension .grv can only be launched by certain applications. It's possible that .grv files are data files rather than documents or media, which means they're not meant to be viewed at all.

what is a .grv file?

Files with GRV extension are created by the Microsoft Office Groove now Microsoft SharePoint Workspace. This application is created for the purpose of providing workspace for people who need to function as a team but are limited by their geographical locations or are simply disconnected. It features numerous functionalities that can help effectively monitor team collaboration. GRV files are utilized by this application to save Groove account information, support instant messaging function, and to send Groove invitations. Groove invitations are commonly sent out to request receiver to join a workspace or to view an online page or a data file. Gravity application was developed by Steve Safarik for the purpose of providing users a platform that can simulate the movements of the planets in space. Users can have up to 16 planets inside their solar systems and can set the values of the planets’ mass, initial positions, initial velocity and density. The movements of the planets in the simulated setting are then monitored and recorded. Settings used in the simulation are stored as GRV files.

how to open a .grv file?

Launch a .grv file, or any other file on your PC, by double-clicking it. If your file associations are set up correctly, the application that's meant to open your .grv file will open it. It's possible you may need to download or purchase the correct application. It's also possible that you have the correct application on your PC, but .grv files aren't yet associated with it. In this case, when you try to open a .grv file, you can tell Windows which application is the correct one for that file. From then on, opening a  .grv file will open the correct application. Click here to fix .grv file association errors

applications that open a .grv file

Microsoft Office Groove

Microsoft Office Groove

Microsoft Office Groove is now the Microsoft SharePoint Workspace, a desktop application made for document collaboration in teams with members who are regularly off-line or who do not share the same network security clearance; its files are with .grv extension. Groove's uses have integrated coordination between emergency relief agencies where different organizations don’t share a usual security infrastructure and where offline access is important, and amongst teams of knowledge workers, such as consultants who need to work securely on client sites. It is also utilized as a staging system for documents in improvement, where content can be developed then transferred to a portal when complete. SharePoint Workspace has been replaced in sample versions of Office 2013 by Skydrive Pro, thus, rendering SharePoint Workspace to withdraw. Groove was primarily developed by Lotus Notes creator Ray Ozzie, and developed by Groove Networks of Beverly, Massachusetts until Microsoft's acquisition of Groove Networks in March 2005.
Microsoft SharePoint Server

Microsoft SharePoint Server

Microsoft SharePoint is a Web application platform developed by Microsoft, and it makes it easier for users to work together. SharePoint can be utilized to give intranet portals, document & file management, social networks, collaboration, websites, extranets, enterprise search, and business intelligence. It also has capabilities around system integration, process integration, and workflow automation. It comprises a flexible set of Web technologies which are helpful for several organizations, backed by a common technical infrastructure. Using SharePoint Server, users can set up Web sites to contribute to information with others, manage documents from start to finish, and publish reports to help everyone make better decisions. SharePoint has similar interface with Microsoft Office, and it is directly incorporated with the Office suite. The Web tools are created to be usable by non-technical users. Microsoft has two versions of SharePoint available for free, but it sells premium editions with additional functionality, and gives a cloud service edition as part of their Office 365 platform. The product is also purchased through a cloud model by many third-party vendors.

a word of warning

Be careful not to rename the extension on .grv files, or any other files. This will not change the file type. Only special conversion software can change a file from one file type to another.

what is a file extension?

A file extension is the set of three or four characters at the end of a filename; in this case, .grv. File extensions tell you what type of file it is, and tell Windows what programs can open it. Windows often associates a default program to each file extension, so that when you double-click the file, the program launches automatically. When that program is no longer on your PC, you can sometimes get an error when you try to open the associated file.

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