OHW file icon

OHW File Extension

Overhoor DrillAssistant List
  • Category
    Document Files
  • Popularity
    5 (1 votes)

What is OHW file?

Full format name of files that use OHW extension is Overhoor DrillAssistant List. OHW files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. OHW file belongs to the Document Files category just like 574 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports OHW files is DrillAssistant. Software named DrillAssistant was created by Efka-Soft. In order to find more detailed information on the software and OHW files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support OHW file extension

The following listing features OHW-compatible programs. Files with OHW 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 OHW file

How to open file with OHW extension?

Problems with accessing OHW may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Overhoor DrillAssistant List files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Install DrillAssistant software

Install software to open OHW file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening OHW files is that no program that can handle OHW files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download DrillAssistant and install it on your device. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit DrillAssistant website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update DrillAssistant to the latest version

Update software that support file extension OHWIf the problems with opening OHW files still occur even after installing DrillAssistant, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of DrillAssistant 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 OHW files are not compatible with DrillAssistant. The latest version of DrillAssistant should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Overhoor DrillAssistant List files with DrillAssistant

If you have the latest version of DrillAssistant installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage OHW on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with OHW file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the OHW with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where DrillAssistant is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open OHW files and clicking OK.
Associate software with OHW file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the OHW file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select DrillAssistant and click Change for all...
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with OHW extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Check the OHW for errors

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

Check OHW file for viruses
1. The OHW may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the OHW file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the OHW file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the OHW file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

If the OHW 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. When downloading the file with OHW 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. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Overhoor DrillAssistant List file.

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

If the systems has insufficient resources to open OHW files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

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

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Overhoor DrillAssistant List files. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle OHW files.

Do you want to help?

If you have additional information about the OHW file, we will be grateful if you share it with our users. To do this, use the form here and send us your information on OHW file.

Top File Extensions
Show more
File Extension of the day
tbl icon


Table Format

TBL files are used for storing database tables. A typical TBL files contains empty tables to be imported to a script, for example, a website script...

Last updated