Files with hi file suffix are associated with various computer games and other software. A hi file contains high score record.

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HI file extension - High score record

What is hi file? How to open hi files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The hi file extension is used for storing high score records achieved by the player in various computer games as well as emulators, such as MAME and others.

The hi files are viewable in related game.

The default software associated to open hi file:

MAME icon

MAME  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Nicola Salmoria and the MAME team

MAME stands for Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator. When used in conjunction with images of the original arcade game's ROM and disk data, MAME attempts to reproduce that game as faithfully as possible on a more modern general-purpose computer.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .hi 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 software applications associated to the .hi 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 hi file, edit hi file, convert hi file, view hi file, play hi file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting hi files.

hi file viewer - programs that view hi file - High score record

Programs supporting the exension hi on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about MAME for view hi file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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