HIF file format description
Many people share .hif files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .hif file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .hif files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.hif - Quicken Online Data
The HIF data files are related to Intuit Quicken. HIF is an Intuit Quicken Online Data (old). Quicken is a personal finance management tool, with a vast array of features.
- Intuit Quicken
- Data files
- - / -
- Quicken Online Data related extensions:
.hif - Autodesk AutoCAD Heidi Information File
The HIF archive files are related to Autodesk AutoCAD. HIF file is an Autodesk AutoCAD Heidi Information File. It is a plotter driver install package for Autodesk AutoCAD Plotter Manager.
- Autodesk AutoCAD
- Archive files
- - / -
- Autodesk AutoCAD Heidi Information File related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .hif file extension. Even harmful programs can create .hif files. Be especially cautious with .hif files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .hif 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .hif file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
hkf, hiv, if, bif, hof, hit, hig, hid, uif, hib, nif, hfi, ihf, gif, huf
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Windows Registry Hive
- Microsoft .NET Install Hook File
- JPEG Bitmap Image
- Novell GroupWise Initialization File
- IFWin Project File
- MagicISO Disk Image
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