How to run .chm files in Linux / Ubuntu ?

If you are finding a way to run Microsoft Compiled HTML Help or .chm files in Ubuntu (Linux), then you are on the right place.

How to run .chm files in Ubuntu / Linux ?

Simply goto:

System -> Administration -> Synaptic Package Manager

And find the package or software as “xCHM“.

Install the software, and that’s it.

Or goto gnome-terminal, and write the following command:

sudo apt-get install xchm

Now you are ready to view .chm files in Ubuntu.

Other software for viewing chm files are as follow:


GnoCHM / CHMViewer


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