DTH File Extension

DTH file icon
Microsoft Windows Application Log
  • Developer
    Microsoft Corporation
  • Category
  • Popularity
    3.2 (5 votes)

What is DTH file?

DTH is a file extension commonly associated with Microsoft Windows Application Log files. Microsoft Windows Application Log format was developed by Microsoft Corporation. DTH file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. DTH file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 4360 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports DTH files is Microsoft Windows. Software named Microsoft Windows was created by Microsoft Corporation. In order to find more detailed information on the software and DTH files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support DTH file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support DTH files. Files with DTH suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support DTH file

How to open file with DTH extension?

Problems with accessing DTH may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Microsoft Windows Application Log 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 DTH files.

Step 1. Get the Microsoft Windows

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening DTH files is that no program that can handle DTH files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Microsoft Windows and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support DTH files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Microsoft Windows website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update Microsoft Windows to the latest version

If the problems with opening DTH files still occur even after installing Microsoft Windows, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Microsoft Windows is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of Microsoft Windows installed, it may not support DTH format. The latest version of Microsoft Windows should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open DTH files to Microsoft Windows

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate DTH files with latest version of Microsoft Windows you have installed on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the DTH file
  • 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 Windows is installed, check the Always use this app to open DTH files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the DTH file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select Microsoft Windows and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with DTH extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the DTH is not faulty

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 DTH file. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. Check the DTH file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the DTH is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the scanner detected that the DTH file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the DTH 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 DTH extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Microsoft Windows Application Log file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Microsoft Windows

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

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Microsoft Windows Application Log files and ensure security of your device and operating system. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle DTH files.

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