The File Extensions Database

.HMS File Extension

  • Developer by: KS-Soft
  • Category: Executable Files

What is an .HMS file?

.HMS is HostMonitor Script File

Contains commands that can be run within HostMonitor, a server monitoring program; formatted as a text file with one command per line; commands are case insensitive, while parameters are case sensitive; comments begin with a semicolon.

HMS files typically reference corresponding TestList (.HML) files. Examples of HostMonitor commands include "NewTestList," "LoadTestList," "AppendTestList," "ImportFromFile," and "SaveTestList."

Programs that open HostMonitor Script File
KS-Soft HostMonitor

How to solve problems with HMS files

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