~H File Extension

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Borland C++ Builder Backup Source
  • Developer
    Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.
  • Category
    Archive Files
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What is ~H file?

Full format name of files that use ~H extension is Borland C++ Builder Backup Source. Borland C++ Builder Backup Source specification was created by Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.. Files with ~H extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. Files with ~H extension are categorized as Archive Files files. The Archive Files subset comprises 619 various file formats. The most popular software that supports ~H files is C++ Builder. C++ Builder software was developed by Embarcadero Technologies, Inc., and on its official website you may find more information about ~H files or the C++ Builder software program.

Programs which support ~H file extension

Programs that can handle ~H files are as follows. Files with ~H 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 ~H file

How to open file with ~H extension?

Problems with accessing ~H may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Borland C++ Builder Backup Source files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Install C++ Builder software

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports ~H files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download C++ Builder and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download C++ Builder installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of C++ Builder and update if needed

You still cannot access ~H files although C++ Builder 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. This can be one of the causes why ~H files are not compatible with C++ Builder. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using C++ Builder.

Step 3. Assign C++ Builder to ~H files

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

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the ~H with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where C++ Builder is installed, check the Always use this app to open ~H files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected ~H file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • 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 ~H extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Ensure that the ~H file is complete and free of errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the ~H file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

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

If the ~H is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the ~H file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the ~H file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Verify that the ~H file’s structure is intact

If the ~H 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 ~H file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open C++ Builder

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

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

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Borland C++ Builder Backup Source files. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle ~H files.

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