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.HSH File Extension

File TypeWindows Catalog Search Index File

DeveloperMicrosoft
Popularity
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CategorySystem Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is an HSH file?

System file created by Indexing Service, a component of the Windows operating system used for creating a searchable file system index; commonly created in the C:\System Volume Information\catalog.wci\ directory.

More Information

HSH files are saved alongside several other index files that together comprise the search index. Other file types include .000, .BK1, .BK2, .PS1, .PS2, and .FID files.

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Programs that open HSH files
Windows
Microsoft Windows
Updated 5/16/2011

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