.HS File Extension

Developer:
Sun Microsystems
File Type:
Java HelpSet File
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Having trouble opening .hs extension? Don't panic! This page explains what hs files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open hs files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a HS file?

Hs file extension has Java HelpSet file type, developed by Sun Microsystems, which is associated with the "text files" category.

HS file uses XML formatting. It typically includes help documentation, which the JavaHelp system may reference for an application, as well as view data, home ID, title, presentation information, etc. The file may provide implementation data and sub-helpsets as well.

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

hs file icon
Developer:
Sun Microsystems
File Type:
Java HelpSet File
Category:
Text Files
Format:
XML

How to open HS file?

Double click the hs 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 .hs 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 hs 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 hs 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 HS files

  • Windows Windows
    • Sun Microsystems HelpSet Viewer Sun Microsystems HelpSet Viewer
    • Referenced by Sun's JavaHelp system Referenced by Sun's JavaHelp system
    • View with a text editor View with a text editor
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Sun Microsystems HelpSet Viewer Sun Microsystems HelpSet Viewer
    • Referenced by Sun's JavaHelp system Referenced by Sun's JavaHelp system
    • View with a text editor View with a text editor
  • Linux Linux
    • Sun Microsystems HelpSet Viewer Sun Microsystems HelpSet Viewer
    • Referenced by Sun's JavaHelp system Referenced by Sun's JavaHelp system
    • View with a text editor View with a text editor

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 hs file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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