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How to open a file with .DOWNLOADHOST extension?

File Type : MSN Explorer Download View (Microsoft Corporation)
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .DOWNLOADHOST file

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What is .DOWNLOADHOST file extension?

Stores file download settings for MSN software; included with the MSN installation and required for downloading files and checking e-mail; typically named "MSN#.downloadhost." If the Downloadhost file becomes corrupt or is missing, the MSN software may display a "Downloadhost File" error. To recover the Downloadhost file, first select "Run..." from the Windows Start menu. Then type the following in the text box: regsvr32 c:\progra~1\msn\msncorefiles\msnmetal.dll This should restore the Downloadhost file and allow MSN to download files and e-mail messages again. Also see the related .MAILHOST entry.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open DOWNLOADHOSTfiles:

  • Microsoft MSN software