.HID File Extension

File Type:
KeepSafe File

Having trouble opening .hid extension? Don't panic! This page explains what hid files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open hid files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a HID file?

Hid file extension has KeepSafe file type, developed by KeepSafe, which is associated with the "encoded files" category.

Typically generated by KeepSafe, the file saves either an image, or a video that may be viewed upon entering a proper pin. It can also use the .HID2 extension.

Files with the HID extension allow hiding the original file, such as a .JPG file, making it unrecognizable for other programs.

Back in 2013, the .KSD file extension was introduced instead of the HID extension.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

hid file icon
File Type:
KeepSafe File
Encoded Files

How to open HID file?

Double click the hid file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .hid extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the hid extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the hid file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open HID files

  • iOS iOS
    • KeepSafe Private Photo Vault KeepSafe Private Photo Vault
  • Android Android
    • KeepSafe Vault for Android KeepSafe Vault for Android

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the hid file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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