How to open HXS files

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

What is a HXS file?

HXS files are Microsoft compiled help format 2.0 files, which you can read more about below.

The HXS 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 HXS opener may not be able to open all kinds of HXS files. In this case, though, we only know of one specific use.

Microsoft compiled help format 2.0

Through our analysis of HXS files, we know that one use of the format is Microsoft compiled help format 2.0. 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!

HXS file openers, viewers, etc.

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

BitZipperBitZipperUser submitted
Free Zip OpenerFree Zip OpenerUser submitted
WinArcWinArcUser submitted
Files CompressedFiles CompressedUser submitted
Free Zip ViewerFree Zip ViewerUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with HXS-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 HXS-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!