The File Extensions Database


.HCOM File Extension

  • Developer by: FMJ-Software
  • Category: Audio and sound Files

What is an .HCOM file?

.HCOM is Sound tools HCOM audio file

The hcom file extension is related to some very old mono sound format with Huffman compression used on Macintosh platform.

Most likely some old format without support. No further information could be found.

This hcom file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.


How to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.hcom files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

How to solve problems with HCOM files

  • Associate the HCOM file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any HCOM file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.HCOM files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the HCOM 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 .HCOM is Sound tools HCOM audio file. Because only the current version supports the latest HCOM file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the FMJ-Software manufacturer website after an available .HCOM is Sound tools HCOM audio file update.
  • To make sure that your HCOM file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.