File Extension Library


.HKE File Extension

  • Developer by: Mindware Studios, s.r.o.
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .HKE file?

.HKE file extension is created by Mindware Studios, s.r.o.. .HKE has been classified as Game Files.

.HKE is Painkiller Overdose game data

The hke file extension is generally related to PainKiller: Overdose computer game. Overdose is a datadisk for original PainKiller game, which was released in 2007.

These hke files are game archives for storing data resources. Might also be used in other PainKiler games.


How to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

These games files cannot be converted to anything else. However, sometimes modding.

How to Open .HKE file on different platforms

Open .HKE File on Windows

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

Open .HKE File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .HKE 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 .HKE File on Linux

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

Open .HKE File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .HKE 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 .HKE 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 .HKE files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .HKE files

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