File Extension

GID File Format

Windows 95 global index (containing help status)

GID is a file extension for a global index (containing help status) file format used by Microsoft Windows 95 help. GID files are created upon the first search of a help file or the first search after a help file has been updated. Windows stores GID files as hidden files in the same directory as the help files.

 

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This was last updated in August 2010
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