.HTPASSWD File Extension

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

What is a HTPASSWD file?

Htpasswd file extension has Apache HTACCESS file type, which is associated with the "encoded files" category.

Files with this extension are used for creating and updating flat-files that contain usernames and passwords for HTTP users’ basic authentication. The passwords are encoded with a modified MD5 version or system’s own encrypting method.

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

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Developer:
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File Type:
Apache HTACCESS File
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Encoded Files
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How to open HTPASSWD file?

Double click the htpasswd 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 .htpasswd 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 htpasswd extension associations' problem in no time:

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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the htpasswd 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 HTPASSWD files

  • Windows Windows
    • Apache HTTP Server Apache HTTP Server
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Apache HTTP Server Apache HTTP Server
  • Linux Linux
    • Apache HTTP Server Apache HTTP Server

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 htpasswd file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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