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Details of extension .phd

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Portable Heap Dump

PHD file is a Portable Heap Dump. A Portable (Java) Heap dump is a dump of the state of the Java heap memory.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: Java Development Kit
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

Other types of files may also use the .phd file extension. If you have helpful information about .phd extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .phd filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

pmd (44), pd (12), pbd (10), pnd (9), pyd (7), hpd (6), lhd (6), ptd (4), phc (4), pud (4), ph (4), pdh (4), phx (2), phf (2), pgd (1)

Can't open a .phd file?

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