HQX file extension

You can open file with HQX using special software abopted to do this. In order to open HQX file download one of the software.

How to open HQX file

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File type:
BinHex 4.0 Encoded File
Category:
Encoded files

Mac computers binary to hexadecimal text file with information that has been compressed and encoded from an 8-bit binary format into a 7-bit text format. It may be useful to transfer binary pictures, documents and multimedia as text in email attachments. HQX files help to maintain file integrity for Internet downloads, email attachments and other file transfers because they contain the information fork and resource fork from the Mac HFS structure in a single package.

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