File Extension Library


.H4R File Extension

  • Developer by: New World Computing
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .H4R file?

.H4R file extension is created by New World Computing. .H4R has been classified as Game Files.

.H4R is Heroes of Might and Magic IV Data File

Game data file used by Heroes of Might and Magic 4 (HOMM4), a turn-based strategy game; contains data such as maps, game music, and software updates.

HOMM4 data files are not meant to be modified by the user. However data can be extracted from H4R files using Total Commander with the H4R plugin

How to Open .H4R file on different platforms

Open .H4R File on Windows

  • Right-click a .H4R
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .H4R file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .H4R files" Press "Ok"

Open .H4R File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .H4R file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .H4R File on Linux

Right click on the .H4R file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .H4R File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .H4R file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .H4R File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .H4R files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .H4R files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .H4R files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .H4R file format
  2. You need to check the .H4R file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)