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Details of extension .hwdef

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .hwdef file?
  • Which program can create the .hwdef file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .hwdef format?
  • What can convert .hwdef files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .hwdef extension?

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Linux Kernel Hardware Description .hwdef file icon

Linux Kernel Hardware Description

HWDEF file is a Linux Kernel Hardware Description.
Detailed description not available
Category: Configuration files
Application: Linux
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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Can't open a .hwdef file?

If you want to open a .hwdef file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .hwdef association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.hwdef

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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