A hang file extension is related to the Terminal, a command-line interface in macOS (OS X). A .hang file contains hang log.

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HANG file extension - Apple Mac Terminal hang log

What is hang file? How to open hang files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

hang file icon: hang filetype icon

The hang file extension is associated with the Apple Mac OS X (macOS), a Unix-based operating system for Apple Mac computers.

The hang file stores hang log created by Mac OS X (OS X) Terminal application.

The default software associated to open hang file:

Terminal icon

Apple, Inc. logoTerminal  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

Terminal emulator included in the OS X operating system. It provides text-based access to the operating system.

Mac OS X icon

Apple, Inc. logoMac OS X  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

OS X or Mac OS X is Unix-based operating system developed by Apple Inc. for Macintosh computers. It contains basic core applications for everyday use, such as Finder basic file manager, Safari for Internet browsing, QuickTime for video, iTunes for managing audio data and iPod, iOS devices management , iMessage instant messaging, Mail, Contacts, Calendar and many more.

The latest version 10.11 of OS X is called El Capitan. It is available to purchase on Mac App Store as well as is distributed with new Mac computers and notebooks. It includes features to improve the security, performance, design and usability.

OS X operating system was replaced by new macOS in 2016!

macOS icon

Apple, Inc. logomacOS  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

macOS is Unix-based desktop operating system, a successor of Mac OS X system for MacBook-family, iMac, Mac Mini and Mac Pro computers, developed and sold by Apple, Inc.

Help how to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .hang file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open hang file, edit hang file, convert hang file, view hang file, play hang file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with hang file - Apple Mac Terminal hang log

Click on the software link for more information about Terminal. Terminal uses hang file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with hang file by default:
Terminal small icon Terminal
Mac OS X small icon Mac OS X
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