CHY file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.chy - FileMaker Pro Data

The CHY data files are related to FileMaker Pro. The CHY file is a FileMaker Pro Data. FileMaker Pro is a database program for managing people, projects, images, assets, and other information.

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

Can't open a .chy 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 .chy file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ch, chg, chh, chj, cht, chu, cmy, cty, cy, cyh, dhy, shy

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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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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