CHP File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a CHP file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .CHP files.

What is a CHP file?

A .CHP file is a CHP! - CH compressor for Picture! compressed bitmap file. Through our analysis of CHP files, we know that one use of the format is CHP! - CH compressor for Picture! compressed bitmap. 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.

How to open CHP files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension CHP for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different CHP openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .CHP

While CHP! - CH compressor for Picture! compressed bitmap is a popular type of CHP-file, we know of 4 different uses of the .CHP extension.

The CHP 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 CHP opener may not be able to open all kinds of CHP files. In this case, look through all formats to make sure you find the best suited CHP viewer.

NBI Legend Chapter

These CHP files contain the documents processed in NBI, a desktop publishing program. You can lay out frames, embed graphics, or use it as a word processor.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different CHP openers which you will find listed below.

Ventura Publisher Chapter

These CHP files contain the documents created in Ventura Publisher, one of the first Desktop Publishing applications for PCs. This program made it easier to handle books and publications of hundreds of pages by grouping them into Chapter files.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different CHP openers which you will find listed below.

VP-Expert Help System

Through our analysis of CHP files, we know that one use of the format is VP-Expert Help System. 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different CHP openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of CHP files. Remember, different programs may use CHP files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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Singer Song WriterSinger Song WriterUser submitted
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We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with CHP-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with CHP-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!