HMY File Extension

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Hemingway Content Management System Plugin
  • Developer
    Altuit, Inc.
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What is HMY file?

Full format name of files that use HMY extension is Hemingway Content Management System Plugin. Altuit, Inc. defined the Hemingway Content Management System Plugin format standard. Files with HMY extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. HMY file format, along with 5251 other file formats, belongs to the Misc Files category. The software recommended for managing HMY files is Hemingway. On the official website of Altuit, Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about theHemingway software, but also about HMY and other supported file formats.

Programs which support HMY file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support HMY files. HMY files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support HMY file

Windows Windows

How to open file with HMY extension?

Being unable to open files with HMY extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with HMY extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install Hemingway

Install software to open HMY file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening HMY files is that no program that can handle HMY files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Hemingway and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Hemingway website and download the installer.

Step 2. Check the version of Hemingway and update if needed

Update software that support file extension HMYIf you already have Hemingway installed on your systems and HMY files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that Hemingway cannot handle files with HMY may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Hemingway.

Step 3. Assign Hemingway to HMY files

If you have the latest version of Hemingway installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage HMY on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Associate software with HMY file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the HMY with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the Hemingway installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open HMY files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with HMY file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the HMY file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with HMY extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Verify that the HMY is not faulty

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the HMY file is valid. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check HMY file for viruses
1. Verify that the HMY in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the HMY file hinders attempts to open it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. HMY file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the HMY file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. It could happen the the download process of file with HMY extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Hemingway Content Management System Plugin file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Hemingway

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

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Hemingway Content Management System Plugin file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle HMY files.

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