how to open .chm files

Asked by souvik majumder on 2012-05-19

i am a medical student and not too much adept into the cores of computing.. most of the ebooks that r downloaded come in a format of .chm file that s easily runnable on windows. i have recently changed to ubuntu from windows, but i cant find any software to run the particular file on ubuntu 12.04 even aftr online search. can anyone please help....

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2012-05-19
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2012-05-19
Wyatt Smith (wyatt-smith) said : #1

Most people seem to be happy with xchm
sudo apt-get install xchm

To find other viewers
 apt-cache search chm viewer

Best arochester (arochester) said : #2

chmsee , kchmviewer , xchm ...

thanx mate.... chmsee worked brilliantly.

jalaj Gupta (jalajgupta2008) said : #4

chemsee works very well.. thanks bro.