File Extension Library

.CHC File Extension

  • Developer by: HCFR Mag
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .CHC file?

.CHC file extension is created by HCFR Mag. .CHC has been classified as Data Files. The format of .CHC file is Binary.

.CHC is HCFR Colormeter Data File

File created by HCFR Colormeter (formerly ColorHCFR), a program used for calibrating the colors of projectors and computer monitors; saves color settings such as gamma, RGB levels, and temperature, as well as a standard CIE color diagram.

HCFR Colormeter doesn't actually change the display settings for your projector or monitor device. Instead, it provides an interface to test different color schemes. When you are happy with the color result, you can try to mimic the settings through the interace to your actual display device.

List of all softwares that can open the HCFR Colormeter Data File
HCFR Colormeter
HCFR Colormeter

How to Open .CHC file on different platforms

Open .CHC File on Windows

  • Right-click a .CHC
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .CHC file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .CHC files" Press "Ok"

Open .CHC File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .CHC file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .CHC File on Linux

Right click on the .CHC file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .CHC File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .CHC file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .CHC File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .CHC files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .CHC files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .CHC files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .CHC file format
  2. You need to check the .CHC file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)