CHG file format description
Many people share .chg files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .chg file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .chg files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.chg - Windows Netlogon ChangeLog
The CHG data files are related to Microsoft Windows. CHG file is a Windows Netlogon ChangeLog. The Netlogon.chg file is located on all domain controllers, but is used only by the primary domain controller (PDC) to keep track of changes made to the security databases.
- Microsoft Windows
- Data files
- - / -
- Windows Netlogon ChangeLog related extensions:
.chg - Quicken Online Data
The CHG data files are related to Intuit Quicken. CHG file is an Intuit Quicken Online Data. Quicken is a personal finance management tool, with a vast array of features.
- Intuit Quicken
- Data files
- - / -
- Quicken Online Data related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .chg file extension. Even harmful programs can create .chg files. Be especially cautious with .chg files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .chg 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 .chg file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
cng, chr, hcg, cbg, cyg, chy, cht, chn, chf, ch, hg, cg, dhg, ctg, cmg
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Borland Language Stroke Font
- Autodesk 3D Studio Max Character File
- CryptoNG Encrypted File
- CyberGauge Data File
- WhereIsIt Catalog Group File
- ChView Interactive Star Map
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