HMAP File Extension

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Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 Temporary
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What is HMAP file?

HMAP is a file extension commonly associated with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 Temporary files. HMAP files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. HMAP file belongs to the Various Files category just like 3591 other filename extensions listed in our database. Microsoft SharePoint Server is by far the most used program for working with HMAP files.

Programs which support HMAP file extension

The following listing features HMAP-compatible programs. Files with HMAP suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support HMAP file

How to open file with HMAP extension?

Problems with accessing HMAP may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 Temporary files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Install Microsoft SharePoint Server software

Problems with opening and working with HMAP files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with HMAP files being present on your machine. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Microsoft SharePoint Server and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support HMAP files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. The safest method of downloading Microsoft SharePoint Server installed is by going to developer’s website () and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update Microsoft SharePoint Server to the latest version

If the problems with opening HMAP files still occur even after installing Microsoft SharePoint Server, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Microsoft SharePoint Server is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. This can be one of the causes why HMAP files are not compatible with Microsoft SharePoint Server. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Microsoft SharePoint Server.

Step 3. Assign Microsoft SharePoint Server to HMAP files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate HMAP files with latest version of Microsoft SharePoint Server you have installed on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Change the default application in Windows

  • Right-click the HMAP file and choose Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Microsoft SharePoint Server is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open HMAP files and clicking OK.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with HMAP extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select Microsoft SharePoint Server and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with HMAP extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the HMAP for errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper HMAP file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Verify that the HMAP in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the HMAP file hinders attempts to open it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. HMAP file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Ensure the file with HMAP extension is complete and error-free

Did you receive the HMAP file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. When downloading the file with HMAP extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 Temporary file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Microsoft SharePoint Server

If the systems has insufficient resources to open HMAP files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 Temporary file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle HMAP files.

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