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HP8 file format description

Many people share .hp8 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .hp8 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .hp8 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hp8 - HP NewWave Write Text

The HP8 document files are related to HP NewWave. HP8 file is an HP NewWave Write Text. HP NewWave is a discontinued object-oriented graphical desktop environment and office productivity tool for PCs running early versions of Microsoft Windows (beginning with 2.0). The HP NewWave seems to be no longer supported.

HP NewWave
Document files
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HP NewWave Write Text related extensions:
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Adobe Story Exported Script
SharpEye Music Reader Document
Lucid 3-D Spreadsheet
Widgit Online Document

Naturally, other applications may also use the .hp8 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .hp8 files. Be especially cautious with .hp8 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .hp8 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 .hp8 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

hp, hpi, hpo, mp8, p8, tp8

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

MODTRAN Spectral Output Data
Hemera Photo Objects Image
HP Graphic Language Document
Spring HAPI Compressed Data File
C64 Art Studio Image
HippoDraw Canvas Document

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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