Having trouble opening .html extension? Don't panic! This page explains what html files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open html files. You can download these programs through this page.
What is a HTML file?
Html file extension has Hypertext Markup Language file type, which is associated with the "web files" category.
HTML file is a website page, which has been coded, using HTML and is comprised of multiple tags, required for defining the webpage structure. The webpage is displayed in a web browser. The file allows formatting images, text, tables, etc. HTML files involve a standard text format. Users are free to edit them via a text editor.
To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.
How to open HTML file?
Double click the html 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 .html 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 html 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".
Method 2: Download the appropriate software
The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the html 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 HTML files
- Any Web browser
- Any text editor
- W3C Amaya
- Fornace Espresso HTML
- Alexander Blach Textastic Code Editor
- Viewer 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 html file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.