File Extension Library

.HMXZ File Extension

  • Developer by: EC Software
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Zip

What is an .HMXZ file?

.HMXZ file extension is created by EC Software. .HMXZ has been classified as Data Files. The format of .HMXZ file is Zip.

.HMXZ is Help & Manual Compressed Project

Help documentation project created by Help & Manual technical documentation software; contains help content, including help page text, images, and formatting; stores all files, including the XML project file, as a compressed .ZIP archive.

HMXZ projects are used for creating various kinds of help documentation and technical manuals. They can be exported to several different help formats, including Winhelp (.HLP), HTML Help (.CHM), and the .EPUB eBook format.

The other Help & Manual project format (.HMXP files) also uses XML formatting for the project file, but it does not save all the files in the same Zip archive.

NOTE: HMXZ and HMXP files were introduced with Help & Manual version 5.

List of all softwares that can open the Help & Manual Compressed Project
EC Software Help & Manual

How to Open .HMXZ file on different platforms

Open .HMXZ File on Windows

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

Open .HMXZ File on Mac

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

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

Open .HMXZ File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .HMXZ files

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