Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .hom

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

PLINK Homozygosity Data .hom file icon

PLINK Homozygosity Data

HOM file is a PLINK Homozygosity Data. PLINK is a free, open-source whole genome association analysis toolset, designed to perform a range of basic, large-scale analyses in a computationally efficient manner.
Category: Data files
Application: PLINK
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
PLINK Genotype Count Report
PLINK Genetic Variant File
PLINK Individual Information File
PLINK Text Relationship Matrix
PLINK Fixation Index Report
PLINK Extended MAP File
PLINK Hardy-Weinberg Exact Test Statistic Report
PLINK Individual-based Missing Data Report
PLINK Individual Information File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Xcode Managed Object Model
STK Owner/Mission File
OMake Makefile
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gOpenMol Model
Knowledge Explorer Hierarchy Outline
WinHelp Context ID
PTC Creo Bill of Materials File

The .hom filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

om (20), mom (10), bom (4), gom (4), ho (4), nom (3), hm (3), hol (1), hkm (1)

Can't open a .hom file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.hom

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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