Open HAP file

The most common choise: HarmonyOS App Ability Package

How to open HarmonyOS App Ability Package .hap files

hap file icon Have you had trouble opening the hap file on your computer? What are hap files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is hap file?

Files with hap extension can be encountered as App ability packages from HarmonyOS apps for Huawei devices.

HarmonyOS App Ability Package description

File extension hap seems nowadays mainly related to HarmonyOS, a mobile operating system from Huawei used in their devices.

An .hap seems to contain app data in in so called Ability Package. These files can be found inside HarmonyOS app files.

Suggested software to open hap file


A mobile OS from Huawei

DevEco Studio

The official development platform for Huawei's HarmonyOS

There are other HAP filename extensions with the same .hap suffix

hap - HAP compressed file archive

A hap file extension is related to the HAP compressed file archive files.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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