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Details of extension .hws

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Hedgewars Saved Game

HWS file is a Hedgewars Saved Game. Hedgewars is a turn-based free and open-source artillery skill game.
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: Hedgewars
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Hedgewars Demo
Hollywood Script .hws file icon

Hollywood Script

HWS file is a Hollywood Script. Hollywood is a multimedia-oriented programming language that can be used to create graphical applications very easily.
Detailed description not available
Category: Application files
Application: Hollywood
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Hollywood Applet
Hollywood Plugin

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .hws filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

hs (13), ws (1), bws (1), uws (1), nws (1), jws (1), hwe (1), hsw (1), hds (1), gws (1), whs (1), tws (1), mws (1), hwx (1), hw (1)

Can't open a .hws file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.hws

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

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