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

We collected the information you should know about the .hst filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .hst 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

.hst - General History File

The HST file is a Data file, which is connected to the General History File according to our registry. We currently can’t suggest an application for opening the General History File format.

Format description:
HST format description not yet available
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
Liquid Audio Master Data
CYANA Sequence File
DB/TextWorks Database Indexed List
WhatsUp Gold Network Map
PLINK Variant-major Additive Component File
Sage MAS 90 Program File

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .hst file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .hst extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .hst files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

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

If the program necessary for opening the .hst file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .hst 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 .hst file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .hst extension

The .hst 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 .hst files.

bst, tst, nst, jst, hwt, ht, hsf, gst, ust, st, mst, hxt, hts, hsh, hs

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

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

BibTeX Document Style
Neopaint Stamp
MS Help 2 Project ToC
Microsoft IIS Metabase Hash File
MapInfo Geoset
Corel WordPerfect 5 Printer Test Document

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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