CBH file format description
Many people share .cbh files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cbh file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cbh files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.cbh - ChessBase Database Header
The CBH game data files are related to ChessBase. The CBH file is a ChessBase Database Header. ChessBase is a personal, stand-alone chess database.
- Game Data files
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- ChessBase Database Header related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .cbh file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cbh files. Be especially cautious with .cbh files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .cbh file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows can't open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .cbh file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
bch, bh, cb, cbb, cbg, cbj, cbm, cbn, cbt, cbu, cfh, cgh, ch, chb, chh
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
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