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Details of extension .nsh

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .nsh file extension. We'll explain what exactly a .nsh fileformat is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .nsh files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too. Let's see the 2 file formats associated with this file extension!


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nsh file - Lotus Notes NSH Database

Lotus Notes NSH Database

The NSH file is a Lotus Notes NSH Database. Lotus Notes is the classic client for accessing the Domino / Notes server and processing e-mail, appointments, contacts and much more.
Category: Data files
Application: Lotus Notes
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
.nsg Lotus Notes Database
.ncf Lotus Notes Internal Clipboard Data
.ns4 Lotus Notes 4 Database
.col Lotus Notes Import Column Description Data
nsh file - NSIS Header

NSIS Header

The NSH file is a NSIS Header. Nullsoft Scriptable Install System (NSIS) is a script-driven installation system for Microsoft Windows with minimal overhead backed by Nullsoft.
Category: Development files
Application: NSIS
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
.nqc Not Quite C Source Code
.ned OMNeT++ Network Description
.nbc Next Byte Codes Source Code
.myapp Visual Studio Application XML

The .nsh file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .nsh extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .nsh file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.sh Unix Shell Script
.bsh Art of Illusion 3D Script
.nsu NVIDIA nTune Profile Settings
.nst NeuraLynx Spike Timestamps Data
.ns MongoDB Namespace File
.nh NetHack Game Configuration File

The .nsh extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .nsh filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

sh (1), bsh (1), nsu (1), nst (1), ns (1), nh (1), nsg (1), nsb (1), jsh (1), gsh (1)

Having trouble opening a .nsh file?

If you want to open a .nsh file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .nsh association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.nsh

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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android