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.HXS File Extension

File TypeHelp 2 Compiled Help File

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This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

What is a HXS file?

Help file compiled for Microsoft Help 2.0; contains help documentation for Windows or other programs; uses HTML for content and XML for metadata.

More Information

HXS files are similar to .CHM files, which are used by Help 1.x, but are formatted differently. They are created using the Microsoft Help 2.0 Compiler.

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Programs that open HXS files
Microsoft Help 2.0 Workshop
Help Explorer Viewer
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Help Explorer Viewer
Updated 5/7/2007

.HXS Extension Information

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