File Extension Library


.IHP File Extension

  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .IHP file?

.IHP file extension has been classified as Various data Files.

.IHP is Watcom help data

The ihp file extension is associated with the Watcom C compiler and other programs developed by Watcom International Corporation.

Watcom was founded in 1981 by three former employees of the Computer Systems Group. In 1994 was acquired by Powersoft that was lattter acquired by Sybase.

The ihp file stores help document.

Watcom C and C++ compilers are now open source.


How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .ihp file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .IHP file on different platforms

Open .IHP File on Windows

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

Open .IHP File on Mac

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

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

Open .IHP File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .IHP files

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