.CBH File Extension

File Type:
ChessBase Database Header File

Having trouble opening .cbh extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cbh files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cbh files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CBH file?

Cbh file extension has ChessBase Database Header file type, developed by ChessBase, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Commonly generated with ChessBase, the file usually comes with other corresponding files, comprising the database. In order for the database to work correctly, users must copy CBH files along with other files. They may also place all the files together into a .CBV file via such programs as ChessBase and Fritz.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

cbh file icon
File Type:
ChessBase Database Header File
Game Files

How to open CBH file?

Double click the cbh file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .cbh extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the cbh extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cbh file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CBH files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the cbh file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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