What is a .HBS File And How To Open It

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .hbs extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .hbs file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .HBS file?

The file extension .HBS is Handlebars Template. The format of this development related file is text.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .hbs file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .HBS file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the GitHub Atom software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Notepad++ and GitHub Atom software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .HBS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

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 GitHub Atom software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .HBS file on Mac

The .hbs file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the GitHub Atom software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Apple Xcode and GitHub Atom.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .HBS 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the GitHub Atom software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .HBS file on Linux

To open the .hbs file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the GitHub Atom software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use GitHub Atom software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .HBS file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the GitHub Atom software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .HBS file?

If you cannot open the .HBS file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .HBS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .hbs – Line 6. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .HBS file with the GitHub Atom, Notepad++ programs on Windows, GitHub Atom, Apple Xcode programs on Mac and GitHub Atom software on Linux.