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Informations about the DHV filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .dhv filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .dhv file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

1 filename extension(s) are in our database

.dhv - Doc-To-Help File Lock

The DHV file is a Other file, which is connected to the Doc-To-Help File Lock according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Doc-To-Help File Lock (.dhv) files can be opened or converted with the help of Doc-To-Help.

Format description:
DHV format
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
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Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .dhv file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .dhv extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .dhv files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .dhv file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .dhv file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .dhv file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .dhv file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .dhv extension

The .dhv filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .dhv files.

chv, vhv, rhv, hdv, dyv, dtv, dhf, dbv, shv, hv, ehv, dv, dmv, dh

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .dhv file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .dhv extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

ChView Interactive Star Map
Husqvarna Viking SHV Embroidery
Unknown DYV File
dBase Database Variable Field
Valve Source Lighting Data
EasyHL7 Exported Vendor Definitions

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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