The File Extensions Database

.HCD File Extension

  • Developer by: Samsung
  • Category: System Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .HCD file?

.HCD is Samsung Android Firmware File

An HCD file is a firmware file used by some Android-based Samsung mobile phones such as S series devices. The file contains binary data used by the Android device to initialize a component such as a Bluetooth adapter or WiFi capabilities. HCD files can be found in the /vendor/firmware directory.

Programs that open Samsung Android Firmware File
Google Android

How to solve problems with HCD files

  • Associate the HCD file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any HCD file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.HCD files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the HCD file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .HCD is Samsung Android Firmware File. Because only the current version supports the latest HCD file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Samsung manufacturer website after an available .HCD is Samsung Android Firmware File update.
  • To make sure that your HCD file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.