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HYPE File Extension

Hype Document
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What is HYPE file?

HYPE filename suffix is mostly used for Hype Document files. Hype Document format was developed by Tumult. HYPE files are supported by software applications available for devices running Mac OS. HYPE file belongs to the Web Files category just like 303 other filename extensions listed in our database. Hype is by far the most used program for working with HYPE files. Software named Hype was created by Tumult. In order to find more detailed information on the software and HYPE files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support HYPE file extension

Programs that can handle HYPE files are as follows. HYPE files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support HYPE file


How to open file with HYPE extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening HYPE files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with HYPE extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Get the Hype

Install software to open HYPE file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports HYPE files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the Hype developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support HYPE files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download Hype installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Tumult website and download from their official repositories.

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

Update software that support file extension HYPEYou still cannot access HYPE files although Hype is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that Hype cannot handle files with HYPE may be that the software is outdated.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 Hype.

Step 3. Assign Hype to HYPE files

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

Associate software with HYPE file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the HYPE file
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Hype is installed, check the Always use this app to open HYPE files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with HYPE file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the HYPE file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with HYPE extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the HYPE is not faulty

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 HYPE file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

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

Should it happed that the HYPE is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the scanner detected that the HYPE file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

If the HYPE file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. It could happen the the download process of file with HYPE extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Hype Document file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle Hype

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with HYPE extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Hype Document files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with HYPE files affecting older versions of given software.

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