.KDMP File Extension

Developer:
Microsoft
File Type:
Windows Crash Dump File
Popularity:

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

What is a KDMP file?

Kdmp file extension has Windows Crash Dump file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "developer files" category.

Memory dump file saves a snapshot of the kernel mode of a specific user mode process. It allows users to debug programs and applications, and can be generated on Windows-based systems. Just like .HDMP and .MDMP files, KDMP files are often stored in a .CAB file.

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

kdmp file icon
Developer:
Microsoft
File Type:
Windows Crash Dump File
Category:
Developer Files
Format:
N/A

How to open KDMP file?

Double click the kdmp 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 .kdmp 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 kdmp 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".
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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the kdmp 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 KDMP files

  • Windows Windows
    • Microsoft Windbg Microsoft Windbg
    • Microsoft Dr. Watson for Windows Microsoft Dr. Watson for Windows

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

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