Information about the .vhd (vhd) file type

This is one of two possibilities that we have on file for the .vhd file extension, follow this link to view both possibilities.

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .vhd (vhd) file type.

.vhd
Windows Server Backup file.

This is a dynamically expanding virtual hard disk. It is generated using the backup utility that ships with Windows Vista or Windows 2008 server. In a backup set there will be one .vhd file for each volume backed up.

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .vhd files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .vhd. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.