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HCOM file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hcom - Macintosh HCOM Audio

The HCOM audio files are related to SOX. HCOM file is a Macintosh HCOM Audio. It is a Huffman compressed audio stream.

Audio files
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Macintosh HCOM Audio related extensions:
3-bit ADPCM Compressed Audio
4-bit ADPCM Compressed Audio
Audio Visual Research File
Continuously Variable Slope Delta Modulation Audio
CVSD Unfiltered Audio
Grandstream Ring-tone

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

Can't open a .hcom 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 .hcom file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

hom, com, hcm, hco

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

PLINK Homozygosity Data
Windows Command File
IBM HCM Configuration
Executable File

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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