HIV file extension - Windows NT Registry Hive
What is hiv file? How to open hiv files?
File type specification:
hiv file icon:
The hiv file extension is associated with the Windows NT Registry Hive.
This is the on-disk format for the Windows registry (hive). You should not attempt to edit this file directly while running Windows. Serious damage to your installation could be done.
This hiv file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.
This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.
The default software associated to hiv file type:
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Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 is popular business oriented operating system released in 1996. It is full 32-bit operating system based on NT core. Windows NT is designed to work on multi-processor computers. The graphical environment is similar to Microsoft Windows 95. Windows NT 4.0 were distributed in two editions: for workstations and servers. In 2000 Windows NT was replaced by the Microsoft Windows 2000.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .hiv 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 hiv file, edit hiv file, convert hiv file, view hiv file, play hiv file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others hiv file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with hiv file - Windows NT Registry Hive
Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows NT 4.0. Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 uses hiv 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.).