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Informations about the HXK filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .hxk filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .hxk file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

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.hxk - MS Help 2 Project Index

The HXK file is a Development file, which is connected to the MS Help 2 Project Index according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the MS Help 2 Project Index (.hxk) files can be opened or converted with the help of Microsoft Visual Studio 2008.

Format description:
HXK format
Microsoft Visual Studio 2008
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
MS Help 2 on Wikipedia
Related extensions:
MS Help 2 Project Attribute Definition
MS Help 2 Project Collection Definition
MS Help 2 Project Sample Definition
MS Help 2 Project Include File
MS Help 2 Compiled Help
MS Help 2 Project ToC

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .hxk file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .hxk extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .hxk files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .hxk file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .hxk file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .hxk file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .hxk file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .hxk extension

The .hxk filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .hxk files.

gxk, hxm, hx, hkx, hdk, hak, txk, hxl, hsk, hk, hck

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .hxk file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .hxk extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

Galaxkey Secured File
Nimbus 7 SAMS HSK Data
MGS Hinge CK File
Haxe Source Code
HotDocs Registration File
Microsoft Help 2 Registered Namespace List

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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