To open CHM file you need to find an application which works with that kind of file. CHM file extension is used by operating systems to recognize files with content of type CHM. Here is some information which will get you started.
File extensions help computers locate correct application for specific files. Operating systems will not look into the content of the files to be opened, but instead, it will immediately locate the file extension of the file and locate for associated application that can open CHM files. This helps the computer to organize its functions and work much faster. Most operating systems (Windows) require the use of file extensions, but others do not (Unix).
These file extensions are also beneficial for us. By simply looking at the filename, we can determine what type of information is stored to that and what applications can open these files. Have you noticed that when your computer acquires an unknown file, it will ask your permission to look for associated program to open it or look for these programs over the Internet? Yes! These file extensions make the work of the computer easy. Once there is no application associated with the file, then the computer will immediately ask the users assistance to help look for the source files.
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Typical CHM application file locations:
- %SystemRoot%\hh.exe %1
- "C:\Windows\hh.exe" %1
Frequently associated Windows objects:
If you downloaded a CHM file on Android device you can open it by following steps below:
To open CHM File on iOS device follow steps below:
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