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HEA file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hea - PhysioBank Header File

The HEA data files are related to PhysioBank. HEA file is a PhysioBank Header File. PhysioBank is a large and growing archive of well-characterized digital recordings of physiologic signals and related data for use by the biomedical research community.

Data files
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PhysioBank Header File related extensions:
PhysioBank Annotation File
PhysioBank QRS Annotation File

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

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

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

bea, ea, gea, ha, hda, he, hex, hfa, hsa, hwa, mea, tea, uea

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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