HQX to ZIP Convert Online Free HQX to ZIP converter

How to convert HQX to ZIP?


You can convert HQX files to ZIP format in several ways. The most proven option is to download dedicated software that allows you to convert between the HQX and ZIP formats. At the bottom you will find a list of software programs that support HQX and ZIP files and can also save them in new file formats.

HQX File Type


The HQX file extension is a type of binary encoding that can be opened by the BinHex 4.0 application. It is used by Hex-Rays to hide sensitive data, such as passwords and encryption keys, inside a document and allow them to read and edit it later without the need for encryption software. This file extension was used in early days of computer programming before encryption software became popular for protection purposes. Nowadays, these files are often created by hackers using various tools, such as EncFS or TrueCrypt, to store encrypted data in documents that can be opened with a password.

Full Name BinHex 4.0 Encoded Format
Developer N/A
Category Encoded Files

ZIP File Type


A ZIP file is a compressed folder that holds more than one file, sometimes also containing sub-folders. This type of archive is popular for sending large files through email. A ZIP File Extension is the extension used to determine the format of a compressed file. It can be used to send files through email, or store them on your computer or on an external storage device. A ZIP File Extension is the extension used to determine the format of a compressed file. It can be used to send files through email, or store them on your computer or on an external storage device.

Full Name Zipped Format
Developer N/A
Category Compressed Files