What is a .DHS File And How To Open It – Hyperionics (Simple Steps)


While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .dhs extension. It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .dhs file extension and how to open it.

What is a .DHS file?

The .DHS file extension is HyperSnap Drawing. The developer of this file extension is Hyperionics. The format of this vector related file is binary.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .dhs file on 1 platform.

How to open a .DHS file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .DHS file on various operating systems.

How to open a .DHS file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

There are 4 simple steps to open the .dhs file on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Hyperionics HyperSnap software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Hyperionics HyperSnap.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .DHS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Hyperionics HyperSnap software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .DHS file?

If you cannot open the .DHS file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .DHS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .dht – Aptech, .dhtml – Dynamic HTML file, .dia – Spacetornado.com, .dia – Dia, .diagcab – Microsoft. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .DHS file with the Hyperionics HyperSnap program on Windows.