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Details of extension .ch5

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .ch5 file?
  • Which program can create the .ch5 file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .ch5 format?
  • What can convert .ch5 files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .ch5 extension?
VisIt CH5 Data .ch5 file icon

VisIt CH5 Data

CH5 file is a VisIt CH5 Data. VisIt is an open source, interactive, scalable, visualization, animation and analysis tool.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: VisIt
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
VisIt BOV File
VisIt Master File
VisIt Hydrodynamical Numerical Simulation Data

Other types of files may also use the .ch5 file extension. If you have helpful information about .ch5 extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .ch5 filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

chy (1), chr (1), cb5 (1), cm5 (1), cht (1), ch (1), ct5 (1)

Can't open a .ch5 file?

If you want to open a .ch5 file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .ch5 association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ch5

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android