PHD file format description
Many people share .phd files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .phd file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .phd files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.phd - Portable Heap Dump
The PHD development files are related to Java Development Kit. PHD file is a Portable Heap Dump. A Portable (Java) Heap dump is a dump of the state of the Java heap memory.
- Java Development Kit
- Development files
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- Portable Heap Dump related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .phd file extension. Even harmful programs can create .phd files. Be especially cautious with .phd files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .phd 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 .phd file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
hd, hpd, lhd, pbd, pd, pgd, ph, phc, phe, phf, phr, phs, phv, phw, phx
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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