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HIPS file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hips - HIPS and SIPS Project

The HIPS project files are related to HIPS and SIPS. HIPS file is a HIPS and SIPS Project. CARIS HIPS and SIPS is a suite of comprehensive hydrographic data processing tools.

Project files
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HIPS and SIPS Project related extensions:
SourceMonitor Project
ArcGIS for Windows Mobile Project
BrainStorm Project
QuickWave 3D Optimization Project
GarageBand Project
Lookout Direct Project

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

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

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

his, hip, hps, hipc, ips

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Hippel-COSO Music
HP Digital Sender Information
HPL2 Script

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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