HIR File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a HIR file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .HIR files.

What is a HIR file?

A .HIR file is a C64 Hires bitmap file. Through our analysis of HIR files, we know that one use of the format is C64 Hires bitmap. 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.

How to open HIR files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension HIR for different purposes.

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

Other file formats using extension .HIR

While C64 Hires bitmap is a popular type of HIR-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .HIR extension.

The HIR file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a HIR opener may not be able to open all kinds of HIR files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited HIR viewer.

Print-Technik/PRO89xx Raw data bitmap

Through our analysis of HIR files, we know that one use of the format is Print-Technik/PRO89xx Raw data bitmap. 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 yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!