What is a .HS File And How To Open It (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .hs extension, but it is a file you have never seen 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 .hs file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .HS file?

The file extension .HS is Haskell Script. The file has the text format, and it is a development related file.

What to know

There are currently 5 software that can open the .hs file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .HS file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .HS file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the gVim software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Leksah Project Leksah and gVim.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .HS 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the gVim software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .HS file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Leksah Project Leksah, MacroMates TextMate and MacVim software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .HS 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Leksah Project Leksah software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .HS file on Linux

The .hs file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .HS 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: 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 GNU Emacs software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .HS file?

If you are still unable to open the .HS file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .HS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .hs – Sun Microsystems, .hs – Motorola, .hs – JEK Software. 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 .HS file with the gVim, Leksah Project Leksah programs on Windows, Leksah Project Leksah, MacroMates TextMate, MacVim programs on Mac and GNU Emacs, Leksah Project Leksah software on Linux.