What is a .HID File And How To Open It – KeepSafe (Guide)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .hid extension. It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. In this article we will explain what .hid file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .HID file?

The file extension .HID stands for KeepSafe File. It was developed by KeepSafe. The file is a encoded file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .hid file on 1 platform.

How to open a .HID file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .HID file on various operating systems.

How to open a .HID file on Android

There is easy way to open the .hid file on Android.

Step 1

Image 1: Locating your .HID file in the download folder

The first step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

If you try clicking the file, it will show you the error above.

Step 3

Image3: Open your Google Play Store

Please locate the app “Google Play Store” (picture above) and open it.

Step 4

Image4: Search for the software and download it

In order to open the file, you will have to search for the KeepSafe Vault software and install it. The other software that opens the .hid file on Android is KeepSafe Vault. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Android.

Still cannot open the .HID file?

If you are still unable to open the .HID file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .HID file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .hid – Sony Ericsson. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .HID file with the KeepSafe Vault software on Android.