JSHTM File Extension

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Visual Studio Code Data Format

What is JSHTM file?

JSHTM filename suffix is mostly used for Visual Studio Code Data Format files. Files with JSHTM extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. Files with JSHTM extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 4488 various file formats. The most popular software that supports JSHTM files is Visual Studio Code. Visual Studio Code software was developed by Microsoft Corporation, and on its official website you may find more information about JSHTM files or the Visual Studio Code software program.

Programs which support JSHTM file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support JSHTM files. JSHTM files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support JSHTM file

Updated: 02/20/2020

How to open file with JSHTM extension?

Being unable to open files with JSHTM extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with JSHTM 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 Visual Studio Code

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports JSHTM files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Visual Studio Code and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. The safest method of downloading Visual Studio Code installed is by going to developer’s website (Microsoft Corporation) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Check the version of Visual Studio Code and update if needed

If the problems with opening JSHTM files still occur even after installing Visual Studio Code, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Visual Studio Code 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 JSHTM files are not compatible with Visual Studio Code. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Visual Studio Code.

Step 3. Assign Visual Studio Code to JSHTM files

After installing Visual Studio Code (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open JSHTM files. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the JSHTM file
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Visual Studio Code is installed, check the Always use this app to open JSHTM files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with JSHTM extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with JSHTM extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the JSHTM for errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the JSHTM file is valid. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. The JSHTM may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the JSHTM is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. 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 JSHTM file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

If you obtained the problematic JSHTM file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. When downloading the file with JSHTM 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

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Visual Studio Code Data Format file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Visual Studio Code

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

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Visual Studio Code Data Format 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 JSHTM files.

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