What is MSHI file?
Microsoft Help Index File, or MSHI file extension, is an XML file that contains user-specific help content for Microsoft software. The file is generated by the Microsoft Help Database, which pulls content from various sources and creates a single index file for software applications.
MSHI Format details
|Full Name||Microsoft Help Index Format|
Tools that will help you view MSHI files
Sometimes you need to quickly preview the contents of a file with the MSHI extension. In such a situation, many people decide to find a tool that, according to its creators, can display the contents of the MSHI file and many other types of files (All in One Viewer).
Of course, there are such tools. However, it should be remembered that they may display the data contained in the MSHI file differently than the application dedicated to handling the MSHI file extension. When you cannot afford to have the data of the MSHI file displayed different from the original, you should use the applications developed to work with the MSHI file.
Below you will find a list of software programs that will help you with this. These software programs will help you view the content of the MSHI file, minimizing possible errors that may arise with other tools.
MSHI File Viewers
- Microsoft Windows Help
- Microsoft Visual Studio