The SHD file extension is related to the Microsoft Windows operating system. The *.shd file stores shadow spooler.
There are 2 other file types using
the SHD file extension!
.shd - ArcView shadeset symbol file
.shd - Constructor shadow file
Software that works with shd file extension
SHD file extension - Microsoft Windows shadow spooler file
What is shd file? How to open shd files?
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The SHD file extension is used for the Microsoft Windows shadow spooler files. The print job’s spooled data is contained in a spool file. The shadow file includes some additional information used by the spooler, like job settings.
For each print job there are two spool files generated by the Windows® NT/2000 spooler. One file with the .SHD extension for job settings, and one with the .SPL extension for the drawing commands.
The default software associated to shd file type:
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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.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .shd 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 shd file, edit shd file, convert shd file, view shd file, play shd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others shd file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with shd file - Microsoft Windows shadow spooler file
Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses shd 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.).