How to open HL7 files

Did your computer fail to open a HL7 file? We explain what HL7 files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a HL7 file?

The HL7 file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the HL7 file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 1 different use of the HL7 extension, which you can read more about below.

Health Level-7 data (pipe delimited)

Through our analysis of HL7 files, we know that one use of the format is Health Level-7 data (pipe delimited). 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 HL7 files

These apps are known to open certain types of HL7 files. Since many different programs may use HL7 files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific HL7 file.

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We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with HL7-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 HL7-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!