What is a .HXM File And How To Open It

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .hxm extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .hxm file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .HXM file?

The .HXM file extension is from Descent 2 Resource Modification. The file is a game related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .hxm file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .HXM file?

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

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

To open the .hxm file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Interplay Descent 2 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .HXM 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 Interplay Descent 2 software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .HXM file on Mac

To open the .hxm file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Interplay Descent 2 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .HXM 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 Interplay Descent 2 software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .HXM file?

If you are still unable to open the .HXM file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .HXM file.hxn – DAZ Productions, .hxs – Microsoft, .hxt – Microsoft, .hxx – C++ Source Code Header File, .hydra – Adobe Systems. 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 .HXM file with the Interplay Descent 2 program on Windows and Interplay Descent 2 program on Mac.