A chg file extension is related to the Microsoft Windows operating system. A chg file stores log created by Net Logon service.

There is one other file type using
the CHG file extension!

chg icon.chg - Quicken online data

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Software that open chg file

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CHG file extension - Microsoft Windows .NET logon data

What is chg file? How to open chg files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The chg file extension is associated with the Microsoft Windows operating system for IBM-PC compatible computers developed by Microsoft.

The chg file stores log created by Net Logon (netlogon) service used to verify logon requests, and it registers, authenticates, and locates domain controllers.

The default software associated to open chg file:

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Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

A family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS. MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Microsoft Windows 11.

Help how to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .chg file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open chg file, edit chg file, convert chg file, view chg file, play chg file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with chg file - Microsoft Windows .NET logon data

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses chg file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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