.hxs

File Type Generic IconHelp 2 Compiled Help File
File Format Standard (developed by Microsoft)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Help file compiled for Microsoft Help 2.0; contains help documentation for Windows or other programs; uses HTML for content and XML for metadata.

HXS files are similar to .CHM files, which are used by Help 1.x, but are formatted differently. They are created using the Microsoft Help 2.0 Compiler.

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft Help 2.0 Workshop

IconHelp Explorer Viewer

IconViewable in a Web browser

macOS

IconView in a Web browser

Unix

IconHelp Explorer Viewer

Updated 2007
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