File Extension Library


.H260 File Extension

  • Developer by: VideoLAN Project Team
  • Category: Digital video and movie Files

What is an .H260 file?

.H260 file extension is created by VideoLAN Project Team. .H260 has been classified as Digital video and movie Files.

.H260 is Video recording

The h260 file extension is associated with the Intel ITU H.260 codec used by some devices , like IP cameras that record videos with the h260 file extension and save them on SD card.

It is reported that Intel ITU H.260 was also used to encode video by some videoconferencing tools and osprey products for Mac.

Intel ITU H.260 is obsolete product.

.H260 file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .H260 file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.


How to open:

VLC player supposedly can playback these files.

How to convert:

Some video converters may be able to transform *.h260 files to other video formats.

How to Open .H260 file on different platforms

Open .H260 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .H260
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .H260 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .H260 files" Press "Ok"

Open .H260 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .H260 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .H260 File on Linux

Right click on the .H260 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .H260 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .H260 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .H260 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .H260 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .H260 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .H260 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .H260 file format
  2. You need to check the .H260 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)