Files with HDMP file extension are uncompressed dump files created in Windows XP/Vista whenever some critical error happens.

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HDMP file extension - Microsoft Windows Heap Dump file

What is hdmp file? How to open hdmp files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

hdmp file icon: hdmp filetype icon

The HDMP file extension is used for uncompressed error dump file generated by Windows XP/Vista when a program has an critical error or crashes. These can sometimes be used to solve problems by a specialist.

The default software associated to hdmp file type:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp.. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS.  MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.

Help how to open HDMP files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension HDMP:

As far as we know, this .hdmp file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .hdmp file extension

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

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with hdmp file - Microsoft Windows Heap Dump file

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses hdmp file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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