Files with HPFS extension could be found on old OS/2 platform and related to High Performance File System.

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HPFS file extension - OS/2 High Performance File System

What is hpfs file? How to open hpfs files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

The HPFS file extension is mainly related to High Performance File System on OS/2 platform. As the operating system is no longer actively used, the same can be said about this file format.

The default software associated to hpfs file type:

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IBM logo OS/2  Other operating systems or devices software

Company or developer:
  IBM

OS/2 is operating system developed by IBM for personal computers. OS/2 is no longer marketed by IBM and support for OS/2 was discontinued in 2006. OS/2 is very similar like Windows in many ways, but also has similarities with Unix. The last version of OS/2 is named OS/2 Warp.

Help how to open HPFS files:

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 file with extension HPFS:

As far as we know, this .hpfs 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 .hpfs file extension

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

  • Others hpfs file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with hpfs file - OS/2 High Performance File System

Click on the software link for more information about OS/2. OS/2 uses hpfs 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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