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Details of the .hcx file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .hcx file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .hcx file?
  • What program do I need to open a .hcx file?
  • How can the .hcx file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .hcx files to another format?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .hcx?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .hcx extension?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

.hcx file extension details

BinHex 2.0 Encoded Data

BinHex 2.0 Encoded Data .hcx file icon
HCX file is a BinHex 2.0 Encoded data. BinHex is a binary to text translator that can directly encode any Macintosh document. It is similar to Uuencode.
Category: Data files
Application: Mac Binary Converter
Mime-type: application/mac-binhex20
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
HCX aliases:
HCX related links:
HCX related extensions:
Macintosh BinHex Encoded File

Plain Text File

Uuencoded Data

Xxencoded Data

TCR E-book

Base64 Encoded Data

Boo Encoded Data

Mobipocket Reader Data

Mobipocket Reader E-Book

BinHex Encoded Data

Other types of files may also use the .hcx file extension.

.hcx file extension error

The .hcx file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ucx, tcx, bcx, mcx, hxc, hsx, hdx, hcd, hca, gcx, chx, ncx, jcx, hx, hfx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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open .hcx file

Can't open a .hcx 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 cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .hcx file association, check the FAQ.

.hcx file extension

Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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