Files with mdmp suffix can be usually found as so called minidump files generated by Windows apps or software. These are used for diagnostic of program errors and failures.

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MDMP file extension - Microsoft Windows minidump file

What is mdmp file? How to open mdmp files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

mdmp file icon: mdmp filetype icon

The mdmp file extension is mainly known to be associated with Microsoft Windows and used for so called dump files. Some Windows applications can produce user-mode minidump files, which contain a useful subset of the information contained in a crash dump file. Applications can create minidump files very quickly and efficiently.

Because minidump files are small, they can be easily sent over the internet to technical support for the application. A minidump file does not contain as much information as a full crash dump file, but it contains enough information to perform basic debugging operations. To read a minidump file, you must have the binaries and symbol files available for the debugger.

Current versions of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Windows create minidump files for the purpose of analyzing failures on customers' computers.

Some 3rd party programs may also generate minidump files whenever they crash or encounter some error.

The default software associated to mdmp file type:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft 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 MDMP files:

Specialized tools can be used to analyze memory dumps, however these tools are not for the common user.

How to convert file with extension MDMP:

Minidumps are not meant to be converted to anything else, just analyzed for the purpose of solving bugs and errors.

File identification strings:

HEX code: 4D 44 4D 50 93 A7
ASCII code: MDMP

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

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

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mdmp file - Microsoft Windows minidump file

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses mdmp 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.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with mdmp file by default:
Microsoft Windows small icon Microsoft Windows
Other suggested software:
Microsoft Visual Studio small icon Microsoft Visual Studio

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