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.dmp

File Type Windows Memory Dump IconWindows Memory Dump
File Format Standard (developed by Microsoft)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Data "dumped" from a program's memory space; often created when a program has an error or crashes; may also be saved by the program "Savedump.exe" on the first reboot after a crash; usually named "Memory.dmp."

Windows memory dump files may be used for troubleshooting system errors and other problems. However, they can take up a significant amount of space and may often be deleted.

Open With
Windows

IconWindows Debug Tools

IconMicrosoft Visual Studio

IconNirSoft BlueScreenView

Updated April 27, 2007
Information from the PC File Extensions Reference
https://pc.net/extensions/file/dmp
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