Did your computer fail to open a CHI file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .CHI files.
What is a CHI file?
A .CHI file is a Chip Tracker module file. Through our analysis of CHI files, we know that one use of the format is Chip Tracker module. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.We have not yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
What else are .CHI files used for?
While Chip Tracker module is a popular type of CHI-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .CHI extension.
The CHI file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a CHI opener may not be able to open all kinds of CHI files. In this case, look through all formats to make sure you find the best suited CHI viewer.
These CHI files contain the GUI and the bitmap fonts with a fixed width used in ChiWriter, a text-editor used on MS-DOS, a Microsoft operating system. CHI files are mostly used for the speed and interactivity of editing rather than on the visual appearance. ChiWriter is used to add lines of text, half of the base line-height, above or below the current text.
Windows HELP Index
Through our analysis of CHI files, we know that one use of the format is Windows HELP Index. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.
Various CHI file openers, viewers, etc.
These apps are known to open certain types of CHI files. Remember, different programs may use CHI files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.