.NSH File Extension

NSIS Header File

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General Information

Title NSH File Extension
Extension .nsh
Full Form NSIS Header File
File Type Script Header File
Developer Nullsoft
MIME Type text/plain

File Function

Primary Function Store script modules
Additional Functions Include directives, macros
Features Reusable code, Extensible

File Characteristics

Quality Text-based
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Installer Creation Yes
Script Modularity Yes
Configuration Management Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Script execution
Best Practices Code validation, Secure inclusions

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release Early 2000s
Latest Version Depends on NSIS version

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .nsi, .exe (compiled)

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
NSIS (Nullsoft Scriptable Install System) Free Windows
HM NIS Edit Free Windows
Notepad++ Free Windows