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HAP file format description

Many people share .hap files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .hap file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .hap files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hap - Hamarsoft HAP Compressed Archive

The HAP archive files are related to HAP. HAP file is a Hamarsoft HAP Compressed Archive. HAP is a datacompression program for MS DOS.

Archive files
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Hamarsoft HAP Compressed Archive related extensions:
Whitenoise Archive
ZET Compressed Archive
777 Compressed Archive
Simply Safe Backup Archive
Windows Phone Device Manager Backup
BMA Archiver Compressed Archive

Naturally, other applications may also use the .hap file extension. Even harmful programs can create .hap files. Be especially cautious with .hap files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .hap file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .hap file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

hxp, tap, ahp, uap, nap, jap, hqp, hal, gap, ap, map, hzp, hwp, hpa, ha

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Haxe Project
ZX Spectrum Emulator Tape Data TAP
GSM Transferred Account Procedure Data
WebSuite Active Page
TECkit Mapping Table
jAlbum Settings

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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