An avhd file extension is related to the Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization service a part of Windows Server. An avhd file contains snapshot of virtual system.

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Software that open avhd file

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AVHD file extension - Microsoft Hyper-V differencing disk data

What is avhd file? How to open avhd files?

The avhd file extension is associated with the Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization service that is a part of Microsoft Windows Server operating system.

The avhd file stores virtualized system snapshot. Snapshot is a state of system created at particular point.

AVHD files are stored in same folder as original VHD (Virtual Hard Disk) file.

The default software associated to open avhd file:

Microsoft Windows Server icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows Server  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows Server is server operating system based on Windows NT core. It is based on the same code as Windows Vista. However it contains many improved features as well as other server and  network features.

Microsoft Corporation logoHyper-V  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Hyper-V is used to create a virtualized server computing environment available in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2. Each virtual machine is a virtualized computer system that operates in an isolated execution environment. This allows you to run multiple operating systems simultaneously on one physical computer.

Help how to open:

Use Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization to open *.avhd disk files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .avhd file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open avhd file, edit avhd file, convert avhd file, view avhd file, play avhd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting avhd files.

Software that open avhd file - Microsoft Hyper-V differencing disk data

Programs supporting the exension avhd on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open avhd file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with avhd file by default:
Microsoft Windows Server small icon Microsoft Windows Server

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