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i was wondering if anyone knows if there is an app for ipad that reads CHM (microsoft help files)

I know mac has one i was just hoping someone made an ipad version.
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top hit googling "ipad chm"

iChm - CHM Reader for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store

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thanks Bobtomay. never thought of googling for ipad apps before.
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Yeah - first place I head for just about everything any more.

Hope that one'll do it for ya. Should be able to search the app store with just "chm" also.

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well then. i should have tried the free version first. its an iphone version not made for ipad. so you can read it in a tiny window at 1x or choose 2x and get semi full screen blur blob of text.

wasted 6 bucks...almost unusable.
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Try this free online converter- link.

Or try the OS X version of iChm to convert to pdf.

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I will check it out thanks bobtomay

*edit couldnt get the online version to work even if the files were below the 10gb max. i kept getting an error.
i was able to get ichm to convert them like you said and it worked really well. now i will just have to convert
them all and read em in good reader. thanks again.
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