An sha1 file extension is related to the SHA-1 cryptographic hash function stored in text file format.

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Software that works with sha1 file extension

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SHA1 file extension - SHA-1 text hash

What is sha1 file? How to open sha1 files?

File type specification:

Text file type icon Text file type

The sha1 file extension is associated with the SHA-1 cryptographic hash function.

The sha1 file stores bits and characters used to verify a data in related data file.

It is stored in simple text file format and can be viewed in a text editor.

The default software associated to sha1 file type:

NotePad++ text editor icon

Notepad++ Team logo NotePad++ text editor  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Notepad++ Team

Notepad++ is very popular free text and source code editor. It supports syntax highlighting and syntax folding for C, C++, HTML, ASP, Java, Pascal, PHP, Cobol, CSS etc. Notepad++ also supports plugins to add new features. It is localized to many languages.

Help how to open SHA1 files:

Use any text editor to open *.sha1 hash files.

How to convert file with extension SHA1:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert text files

List of software applications associated to the .sha1 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 sha1 file, edit sha1 file, convert sha1 file, view sha1 file, play sha1 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 of the sha1 files.

  • Open sha1 file
  • Save sha1 file
  • Edit sha1 file

Software that open sha1 file - SHA-1 text hash

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open sha1 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with sha1 file by default:
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor
Other suggested software:
Microsoft Windows NotePad small icon Microsoft Windows NotePad
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text
PSPad small icon PSPad

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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