DHT file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dht - GAUSS Engine Data Set Header

The DHT data files are related to GAUSS Engine. The DHT file is a GAUSS Engine Data Set Header. GAUSS is a matrix programming language for mathematics and statistics, developed and marketed by Aptech Systems.

GAUSS Engine
Data files
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GAUSS Engine Data Set Header related extensions:
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .dht file extension. Even harmful programs can create .dht files. Be especially cautious with .dht files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .dht 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 .dht file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cht, dbt, dgt, dh, dhg, dhr, dhy, dmt, dnt, dt, dth, dtt, dut, fht, hdt

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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