HIST file format description
Many people share .hist files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .hist file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .hist files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.hist - MicroStrategy History Data
HIST file is a MicroStrategy History Data. MicroStrategy is a Business Intelligence (BI) solution by MicroStrategy, Inc.
- .hist file format description:
- HIST format description not yet available
- Data files
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- MicroStrategy History Data related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .hist file extension. Even harmful programs can create .hist files. Be especially cautious with .hist files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .hist 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .hist file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
his, nist, hst, hisf, ist, hit
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- FindinSite Database
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- General History File
- Adobe ImageStyler File
- HTK NIST SPHERE Data
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