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.HTF File Extension

  • Category: GIS, GPS navigation and map Files

What is an .HTF file?

.HTF file extension has been classified as GIS, GPS navigation and map Files.

.HTF is GIS format

The htf file extension is used for some sort of specialized GIS (geographic information system) format used to store geographic data for various GPS and GIS and navigation applications and devices.

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

Currently, .HTF file type is not actively used and is obsolete.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:

Use compatible tools to work with *.htf files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

How to Open .HTF file on different platforms

Open .HTF File on Windows

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

Open .HTF File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .HTF 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 .HTF File on Linux

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

Open .HTF File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .HTF 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 .HTF 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 .HTF files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .HTF files

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