.HAL File Extension

File Type:
HotDocs Answer Library

Having trouble opening .hal extension? Don't panic! This page explains what hal files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open hal files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a HAL file?

Hal file extension has HotDocs Answer Library file type, developed by HotDocs, which is associated with the "data files" category.

These are library files generated by the HotDocs application designed for preparing digital forms. HAL files contain references to multiple .ANX answer files. They use the binary format and allow users to organize sets of answers together. HotDocs answer libraries can also use the never .HDL format (XML-based).

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

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File Type:
HotDocs Answer Library
Data Files

How to open HAL file?

Double click the hal file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .hal extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the hal extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the hal file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open HAL files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the hal file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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