File Extension VHD

.VHD File

File extension: VHD
File type: Complete PC Backup File

Notes about the VHD file extension:

To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The VHD file type is primarily associated with 'Vista' by Microsoft Corporation. Available in Windows Vista Business, Ultimate, and Enterprise editions, Windows Complete PC Backup and Restore is a comprehensive, image-based backup. Complete PC Backup and Restore can restore your entire PC environment, including the operating system, installed programs, user settings, and data files. You can restore your PC back to its original state or onto another PC.

Detailed information for file extension VHD:

Primary association: Vista
Company: Microsoft Corporation

Other applications associated with file type VHD:

  • Quartus II (VHDL Design File) by Altera CorporationQuartus II design software is a comprehensive environment available for system-on-a-programmable-chip (SOPC) design. Quartus II replaces the MAX+PLUS II Software for chip design. These files were also used by MAX+PLUS. This is a text file used in design projects.
  • Virtual PC (Virtual Hard Disk) by Microsoft CorporationVirtual PC allows you to maintain the compatibility of legacy and custom applications during migration to new operating systems and increases the efficiency of support, development, and training staffs. Connectix Virtual PC was taken over by Microsoft and is the basis for the Microsoft product.

To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .VHD

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: txtfile
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\system32\NOTEPAD.EXE %1

ProgramID: VHDL-FileType
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ORCAD_~1\Capture\Capture.exe /dde

ProgramID: MTI.vhdl
EXEFile: C:\Modeltech_xe_starter\win32xoem\modelsim.exe %1

ProgramID: MTI.vhdl
EXEFile: C:\Modeltech_5.7b\win32\modelsim.exe %1

ProgramID: MTI.vhdl
EXEFile: C:\Modeltech_xe\win32xoem\modelsim.exe %1

ProgramID: VHDL-FileType
EXEFile: C:\OrCAD\ORCAD_~1.5_D\tools\capture\capture.exe /dde

ProgramID: jGRASPVhdlFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\jGRASP\bin\jgrasp.exe

ProgramID: VHDL-FileType
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\OrCAD\OrCAD_10.5\tools\capture\capture.exe

ProgramID: txtfile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Boxer Text Editor\b.exe

ProgramID: VHDLFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Dxp.exe

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