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Informations about the HGL filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .hgl filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .hgl file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

1 filename extension(s) are in our database

.hpg - HP Graphic Language Document

The HPG file is a Graphic file, which is connected to the HP Graphic Language Document according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the HP Graphic Language Document (.hpg) files can be opened or converted with the help of XnView.

Format description:
HPG format description not yet available
Magic string:
- / -
gl2, hg1, hg2, hgl, hp, hp1, hp2, hpgl, hpgl2, pgl
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ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
Amapi Image
Sony Mavica Picture
GoDot Image
TI-73 Bitmap

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .hgl file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .hgl extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .hgl files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .hgl file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .hgl file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .hgl file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .hgl file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .hgl extension

The .hgl filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .hgl files.

bgl, mgl, hvl, hrl, hlg, hhl, hgm, hbl, ggl, tgl, jgl, htl, hnl, hl, hgp

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .hgl file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .hgl extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

MS Flight Simulator Compressed Scenery
Age of Empires 2 Replay
HighGrow Game Data
Animal Quest Game Data
SkyMap Target Lists
HeuristicLab Storage

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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