File Extension

VID File Format

Generic video file

VID is a file extension for a video file. VID is used as a generic extension for a video file. VID files contain video data. VID files can often be opened with a video player such as Windows Media Player or Apple Quicktime Player. 


Learn more about .VID files:

Visit the Windows Media web page.

Learn about Media Players at

This was last updated in September 2010
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