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DHE File Extension

Microsoft Help Workshop Dialog Box Help Editor Document
  • Developer
    Microsoft Corporation
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    Document Files
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What is DHE file?

DHE filename suffix is mostly used for Microsoft Help Workshop Dialog Box Help Editor Document files. Microsoft Help Workshop Dialog Box Help Editor Document specification was created by Microsoft Corporation. DHE files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. Files with DHE extension are categorized as Document Files files. The Document Files subset comprises 574 various file formats. The software recommended for managing DHE files is Microsoft Windows Help. On the official website of Microsoft Corporation developer not only will you find detailed information about theMicrosoft Windows Help software, but also about DHE and other supported file formats.

Programs which support DHE file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support DHE files. Files with DHE 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 DHE file

How to open file with DHE extension?

Being unable to open files with DHE extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Microsoft Help Workshop Dialog Box Help Editor Document files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with DHE files.

Step 1. Download and install Microsoft Windows Help

Install software to open DHE file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening DHE files is that no program that can handle DHE files is installed on user’s system. To address this issue, go to the Microsoft Windows Help developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. If you want to download Microsoft Windows Help installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Microsoft Corporation website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Update Microsoft Windows Help to the latest version

Update software that support file extension DHEYou still cannot access DHE files although Microsoft Windows Help is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that Microsoft Windows Help cannot handle files with DHE may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of Microsoft Windows Help should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign Microsoft Windows Help to DHE files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate DHE files with latest version of Microsoft Windows Help you have installed on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Associate software with DHE file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the DHE 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
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Microsoft Windows Help is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open DHE files and clicking OK.
Associate software with DHE file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the DHE file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with DHE extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the DHE for errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper DHE file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check DHE file for viruses
1. Verify that the DHE in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the DHE file hinders attempts to open it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the scanner detected that the DHE file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

If the DHE file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. If the DHE file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Microsoft Help Workshop Dialog Box Help Editor Document file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle Microsoft Windows Help

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support DHE files. Close all running programs and try opening the DHE file.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Microsoft Help Workshop Dialog Box Help Editor Document file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with DHE files affecting older versions of given software.

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