The hang file is related to the Mac OS X Hang Log created by OS X operating system for OS X.

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HANG file - Apple Mac OS X Terminal file

What is hang file? How to open hang files?

File type specification:

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hang file icon: hang filetype icon

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

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

The default software associated to hang file type:

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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!

Help how to open:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to open this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not meant to be opened or viewed directly. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

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Identifying unknown file formats

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .hang file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

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's database).

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

Click on the software link for more information about Mac OS X. Mac OS X 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.).

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