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AHI File Extension

Microsoft Dynamics AX Online Help Index Format
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What is AHI file?

Full format name of files that use AHI extension is Microsoft Dynamics AX Online Help Index Format. Microsoft Dynamics AX Online Help Index Format format was developed by Microsoft. Files with AHI extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. AHI file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 6033 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports AHI files is Microsoft Dynamics AX. Software named Microsoft Dynamics AX was created by Microsoft Corporation. In order to find more detailed information on the software and AHI files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support AHI file extension

Programs that can handle AHI files are as follows. Files with AHI extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support AHI file

How to open file with AHI extension?

Problems with accessing AHI may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with AHI extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install Microsoft Dynamics AX

Install software to open AHI file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening AHI files is that no program that can handle AHI files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Microsoft Dynamics AX and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support AHI files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. The safest method of downloading Microsoft Dynamics AX installed is by going to developer’s website (Microsoft Corporation) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Microsoft Dynamics AX

Update software that support file extension AHIIf the problems with opening AHI files still occur even after installing Microsoft Dynamics AX, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Microsoft Dynamics AX is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. This can be one of the causes why AHI files are not compatible with Microsoft Dynamics AX. The latest version of Microsoft Dynamics AX should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open AHI files to Microsoft Dynamics AX

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate AHI files with latest version of Microsoft Dynamics AX you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with AHI file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the AHI with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Microsoft Dynamics AX is installed, check the Always use this app to open AHI files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with AHI file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the AHI file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with AHI extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Check the AHI for errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the AHI file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check AHI file for viruses
1. Check the AHI file for viruses or malware

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the AHI file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the AHI file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the AHI file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Ensure the file with AHI extension is complete and error-free

Did you receive the AHI file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with AHI extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Microsoft Dynamics AX Online Help Index Format file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle Microsoft Dynamics AX

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with AHI extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Microsoft Dynamics AX Online Help Index Format file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with AHI files affecting older versions of given software.

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