Welcome to the UltraViolet Online Guide Public Page

We want to thank you, our many loyal consumers, for making UltraViolet a part of your home entertainment experience. However, we must inform you that effective July 31, 2019, UltraViolet will be shutting down. Rest assured that UltraViolet and its retail and content partners are working in concert to minimize potential disruptions to UltraViolet Libraries.

Going forward, if you have an UltraViolet Library, you will be receiving direct updates from us and likely directly from the retailer(s) you use to access your movies and TV shows with additional information about your UltraViolet account, details for the shutdown of UltraViolet, and how to enjoy continued access to your movies and TV shows. In the meantime, we encourage you to visit www.myuv.com for further information.


The UltraViolet Online Guide contains the Coordinator specification as well as XML examples, articles, technical notes, and more.
If you are an UtraViolet user or you want to create an UltraViolet Library, visit MyUV.com.

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Learn more about UltraViolet

- The main UltraViolet site, with info on how to collect, how to redeem codes, where to get, and how to watch movies in an UltraViolet library.


Genres in UltraViolet

- Recommendations on creating genre metadata.


Contact Us

- UltraViolet press inquiries and DECE membership inquiries
(visit the UltraViolet website and choose Contact Us).


UltraViolet FAQ

- UltraViolet help page.

Current Public UltraViolet Specifications and Schemas

Please note that a RAND agreement for use of DECE Specifications outside of the UltraViolet Ecosystem is available upon request via email to admin@decellc.com

System Release 2.4 

Adopted 17-April-2016

Common Format and Related Specifications

UltraViolet Specifications

           Download:  All the above files as a single .zip file: 2.4 System Release - Public

Common Redemption

System Release 2.3

Adopted 2-December-2015

           Download:  All the above files as a single .zip file: 2.3 System Release - Public

Common Redemption

System Release 2.2

Adopted 15-September-2015

           Download:  All the above files as a single .zip file:  2.2 System Release - Public

Common Redemption

Prior Public UltraViolet Specifications and Schemas

System Release 2.1

Adopted 26-March-2015

           Download: All the above files as a single .zip file:  2.1 System Release - Public

System Release 2.0.1

Adopted 28-January-2015

System Release 2.0

Adopted 16-December-2014

System Release 1.2

Adopted 6-November-2014

System Release 1.1.1

Adopted 10-March-2014

System Release 1.1

Adopted 23-November-2013

System Release 1.0.7

Adopted 30-October-2013

Pre-1.0.7 versions of the UltraViolet Specifications are available to UltraViolet Licensees via login to UVCentral.