Opening HFA files

Did your computer fail to open a HFA file? We explain what HFA files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your HFA files.

What is a HFA file?

The file extension indicates to your device which program can open the file. However, often different programs will use the same file extension for different types of data.

For HFA files, we are aware of 1 use, which you can read more about below.

ERDAS Imagine Hierarchical File Architecture

Through our analysis of HFA files, we know that one use of the format is ERDAS Imagine Hierarchical File Architecture. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix HFA files

These apps are known to open certain types of HFA files. Since many different programs may use HFA files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific HFA file.

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We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with HFA-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with HFA-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!