>> HELPCFG file

HELPCFG file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.helpcfg - Adobe AIR Help Configuration

The HELPCFG configuration files are related to Adobe AIR. HELPCFG file is an Adobe AIR Help Configuration. Adobe AIR (Adobe Integrated Runtime) is a cross-platform runtime environment for building rich Internet applications using Adobe Flash, Adobe Flex, HTML, or Ajax, that can be deployed as a desktop application.

Adobe AIR
Configuration files
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Adobe AIR Help Configuration related extensions:
Adobe Acrobat Security Settings
Adobe Photoshop Render Settings Preset
Adobe Photoshop Zoomify Preset
Adobe Photoshop AME Preset
Adobe Photoshop HDR Toning Preset
Adobe Photoshop Repousse Settings

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

Can't open a .helpcfg 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.

Operating systems

DataTypes.net currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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