What is a .HE4 File And How To Open It – Humongous Entertainment (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .he4 extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. In this article we will explain what .he4 file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .HE4 file?

The file extension .HE4 is Humongous Entertainment Sound Archive. The developer of this file extension is Humongous Entertainment. The file is a game related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .he4 file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .HE4 file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .HE4 file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .HE4 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .he4 file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the HE games music extractor software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: ScummVM and HE games music extractor.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .HE4 file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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 right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the HE games music extractor software that 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 .HE4 file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .he4 file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the ScummVM software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: ScummVM.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .HE4 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 right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the ScummVM software 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 .HE4 file on Linux

To open the .he4 file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the ScummVM software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is ScummVM.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .HE4 file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the ScummVM software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .HE4 file?

If you cannot open the .HE4 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .HE4 file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .heartssave-ms – Microsoft, .heic – Moving Picture Experts Group, .heif – Moving Picture Experts Group, .help – Apple, .helpcfg – Adobe. 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 .HE4 file with the HE games music extractor, ScummVM programs on Windows, ScummVM program on Mac and ScummVM software on Linux.