How to open HIP files

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

What is a HIP file?

The HIP file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the HIP file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 3 different uses of the HIP extension, which you can read more about below.

HiP compressed file

Through our analysis of HIP files, we know that one use of the format is HiP compressed file. 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!

Hippel module

Through our analysis of HIP files, we know that one use of the format is Hippel module. 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!

Houdini Project

Through our analysis of HIP files, we know that one use of the format is Houdini Project. 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 HIP files

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

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