.hst

File Type Generic IconHistory File
File Format Standard
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Contains a history of events related to a specific program; similar to a .LOG file, but may be used for a broader range of purposes.

HST files are created by various programs including Corel WordPerfect (for spellcheck updates), Symantec Anti-Virus (for virus definition updates), Garmin MotionBased (for tracked GPS data), Netscape (for Web browsing history), and Yahoo! Messenger (for chat history).

Open With
Windows

IconUsed by various programs

macOS

IconUsed by various programs

Updated 2007
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