File Extension Library

.KDMP File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Developer Files

What is an .KDMP file?

.KDMP file extension is created by Microsoft. .KDMP has been classified as Developer Files.

.KDMP is Windows Crash Dump File

Memory dump saved to a file by Windows; contains a snapshot of the kernel mode portion of a given user mode process; used for debugging applications; may be created on Windows or Windows CE systems.

KDMP files may be contained within a .CAB file, along with .MDMP, .HDMP, and other files. They can be analyzed using WinDbg, which is part of Microsoft's free "Debugging Tools for Windows" suite.

List of all softwares that can open the Windows Crash Dump File
Microsoft Windbg

How to Open .KDMP file on different platforms

Open .KDMP File on Windows

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

Open .KDMP File on Mac

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

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

Open .KDMP File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .KDMP files

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