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HXQ file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hxq - Microsoft Help 2 Query Data

HXQ fil is a Microsoft Help 2 Query Data. Microsoft Help 2.x is a proprietary format for online help files, developed by Microsoft and first released in 2001 as a help system for Visual Studio .NET (2002) and MSDN Library.

.hxq file format description:
HXQ format
Microsoft Visual Studio
Data files
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Microsoft Help 2 Query Data related links:
Microsoft Help 2 Query Data related extensions:
Visual Studio .NET ACT Project
Windows 8 App Package Symbols
Windows 8 App Upload Package
Visual Studio ACT Project
ASP.NET Browser Definition
Visual Studio Browser Information

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

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

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

hq, xq, hx, hqx, mxq, hsq

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Apple ProRes 422 HQ Video
Macintosh BinHex Encoded File
Haxe Source Code
SA Chess MXQ Data
XQuery File

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