Did you find or received HL$ file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is HL$ file extension and how you can open it.

What is a HL$ file ext?

HL$ is a file extension associated with Help files for Compressed DOS files .

How to open a HL$ file?

In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like HL$. When you double click on the HL$ file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received HL$ files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.

How to fix errors with HL$ files

Scan the file
Before trying to open HL$ files on your Windows make sure that it is safe to do so by running through antivirus scanner.
Unable to open HL$ files with the associated software program or see an error than try updating the associated software
Do not
If none of the applications in your Windows were able to open HL$ file do not change file extension because by changing file extension you are corrupting the file. In case you already changed the extension you can revert it back to HL$ by renaming the file. Incorrect associations are the cause of many HL$ file errors.

Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension HL$ you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.

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