Notes about the CHL file extension:
To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened
" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?
" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps"
and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.
The CHL file type is primarily associated with 'Black and White 2' by Lionhead Studios. Black & White 2 is a video game developed by Lionhead Studios and published by Electronic Arts. It blends real-time strategy, city building and god game elements.
Detailed information for file extension CHL:
File classification: GameIdentifying characters
Hex: 4C 48 56 4D , ASCII: LHVM
Other applications associated with file type CHL:
- Chile (Compressed File)Chile is a compression program based on Burrows-Wheeler Transform by Alexandru Mosoi. This association is classified as Archive. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 43 48 4C 21 , ASCII: CHL!
- Chromeleon (Channel Raw Data)
- Configuration History Log
- ConTEXT (Highlighter) by ConTEXT Project Ltd..CHL files are the way that modders using the ConTEXT highlighting engine change alot of in-editor syntax highlighting properties. ConTEXT uses text CHL files to allow users to create Highlighter Files for use with ConText application. Users submit the files and the company makes them available in the download section of their website. This association is classified as Text.
- Internet Explorer (Channel Information) by Microsoft Corporation
- RealPlayer Live Channel
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database
To change file associations press Windows Key
and then Apps and Features
> Default apps
> Choose default apps by file type
Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.