DHP file format description

Many people share .dhp files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .dhp file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .dhp files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dhp - Dr. Halo Picture

The DHP graphic files are related to Dr. Halo. The DHP file is a Dr. Halo Picture. Dr. Halo is a raster image file format associated with the Dr. Halo III paint program for MS-DOS. The Dr. Halo seems to be no longer supported.

Dr. Halo
Graphic files
- / -
Dr. Halo Picture related extensions:
Atari 8-bit Texture Maker Image
X-Face Image
Atari Falcon ICDRAW Icon
C64 Flip Bitmap Image
CloudWorx High Resolution Image
MSX2+ GLA Image

Naturally, other applications may also use the .dhp file extension. Even harmful programs can create .dhp files. Be especially cautious with .dhp files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .dhp file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .dhp file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

chp, dbp, dgp, dh, dhl, djp, dmp, dnp, dp, dph, dtp, dup, ehp, fhp, hdp

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

CodeHealer Project
mToolkit Deployment Package
Samplitude Music Studio HD Audio
Depiction Element Definition Data
Help Steward Project
OpenOffice.org XML Help

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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