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Details of extension .hlf

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .hlf file?
  • Which program can create the .hlf file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .hlf format?
  • What can convert .hlf files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .hlf extension?
C64 Hires-Interlace Image .hlf file icon

C64 Hires-Interlace Image

The HLF file is a C64 Hires-Interlace Image.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Artist 64 Image
CDU Paint Image
C64 Doodle Compressed Image
Draz Paint Bitmap
C64 Fun Painter 2 Image
C64 GunPaint Image
C64 Image System Multicolor Bitmap
C64 Picasso 64 Image
C64 Saracen Paint Image
FAR Manager Help Data .hlf file icon

FAR Manager Help Data

The HLF file is a FAR Manager Help Data. Far Manager is a program for managing files and archives in Microsoft Windows operating systems.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: FAR Manager
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
FAR Manager Language Data

Other types of files may also use the .hlf file extension. If you have helpful information about .hlf extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Common Log File System Binary Data
GLF 3D Font File Format
RayShade HeightField Format
Diablo: Hellfire Item Data
Microsoft .NET Install Hook File
Haxe Compiler Output
HP OpenVMS Help Library
ESO-MIDAS Help Command Data
Structural Desktop Hold Data

The .hlf filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

hld (1), hlb (1), ulf (1), hkf (1), nlf (1), hf (1), lf (1), glf (1), hpf (1), hmf (1), hlt (1), hlg (1), hlc (1), hl (1), tlf (1)

Can't open a .hlf file?

If you want to open a .hlf file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .hlf association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.hlf

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android