File Extension Library

.HLB File Extension

  • Category: Misc Files

What is an .HLB file?

.HLB file extension has been classified as Misc Files.

.HLB is VMS / VAX Help Library

Library of help documentation for a VMS / VAX system

List of all softwares that can open the VMS / VAX Help Library

How to Open .HLB file on different platforms

Open .HLB File on Windows

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

Open .HLB File on Mac

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

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

Open .HLB File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .HLB files

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