The File Extensions Database

.DHS File Extension

  • Developer by: Hyperionics
  • Category: Vector Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .DHS file?

.DHS is HyperSnap Drawing

Image created by HyperSnap screen capture and annotation software; stores a screen capture image as well as drawn shapes, such as callouts and arrows; allows the image and shapes to be saved and re-edited before rasterizing the final image.

DHS files can be saved to various output formats, including .JPG, .PNG, .BMP, .GIF .EMF, .TIF, and .PDF.

Programs that open HyperSnap Drawing
Hyperionics HyperSnap

How to solve problems with DHS files

  • Associate the DHS file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any DHS file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.DHS files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the DHS file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .DHS is HyperSnap Drawing. Because only the current version supports the latest DHS file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Hyperionics manufacturer website after an available .DHS is HyperSnap Drawing update.
  • To make sure that your DHS file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.