CHTML file format description

Many people share .chtml files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .chtml file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .chtml files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.chtml - Compact HTML Document

The CHTML file is a Compact HTML Document. Compact HTML (C-HTML) was designed for small devices (eg. cellular phones) with hardware restrictions such as such lower memory, low-power CPUs with limited or no storage capabilities, small monochrome display screens, single-character fonts and limited input methods.

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Compact HTML Document related extensions:
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MuseScore Compressed Music Score
TextMaker Document Template
EasyCAD for Windows Drawing
Power Tab Editor Tabulature
EOP Music Master Composed Music

Naturally, other applications may also use the .chtml file extension. Even harmful programs can create .chtml files. Be especially cautious with .chtml files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .chtml 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.

The .chtml file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

chml, dhtml, fhtml, html, shtml, vhtml, xhtml

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

XHTML Document
VITRAGE Source Code
Hypertext Markup Language Document
HTML Document with SSI
Chameleon Studio Database
Dynamic HTML Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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