HKI File - opening and understanding

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

What is a HKI file?

A .HKI file is a WinHki compressed archive file. Through our analysis of HKI files, we know that one use of the format is WinHki compressed archive. 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 HKI 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 HKI for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 8 different HKI openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension HKI

While we know of one file format using the .HKI file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .HKI file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of HKI files. Remember, different programs may use HKI files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

LhaForge Ver.1.6.2LhaForge Ver.1.6.2User submitted
LhaForge Ver.1.6.5LhaForge Ver.1.6.5User submitted
LhaForge Ver.1.6.4LhaForge Ver.1.6.4User submitted
LhaForgeLhaForgeUser submitted
LhaForge Ver.1.6.0LhaForge Ver.1.6.0User submitted
LhaForge Ver.1.5.1LhaForge Ver.1.5.1User submitted
LhaForge Ver.1.5.0LhaForge Ver.1.5.0User submitted
LhaForge Ver.1.6.6LhaForge Ver.1.6.6User submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with HKI-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with HKI-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!