- Files type: Simple Verification
- Extension: .SFV
What is a SFV File
The SFV files extension store pieces of checksum data for a folder, disk or file. It indicates the type of data it contains. It can be used for checking missing files, corrupt or wrong sized.
Files verification is often done when burning a DVD or CD or when copying disks. The SFV format may also be used for verifying files downloaded from the Internet. These verified files are also check for modification.
Usually it is a calculation of the CRC32 checksum of a file. It verify that it is a trust source file. And that the content is what you expect.
How to open a SFV files
You can use a SFV extractor or a checker. See the examples below to find suitable programs:
- SlavaSoft FSUM,
- SFV Checker,
- Check SFV
How to Convert
You can convert it to other text formats like txt, rft, doc or html. To do it just rename the filse and change the suffix.
We don’t have any information about an online converter for this format.