Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .egg

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .egg file?
  • Which program can create the .egg file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .egg format?
  • What can convert .egg files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .egg extension?
ALZip Archive .egg file icon

ALZip Archive

EGG file is an ALZip Archive. The ALZip archiver provides its own file format EGG, which makes better compression ratio and full Unicode support.
Detailed description not available
Category: Archive files
Application: AlZip
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Tape Archive
Unix Gzipped TAR Archive
ZIP Archive
7-Zip Archive
Tape Archive Split Archive
Python Egg Package .egg file icon

Python Egg Package

EGG file is a Python Egg Package. A Python Egg is a logical structure embodying the release of a specific version of a Python project, comprising its code, resources, and metadata.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: Python
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Python Egg Metadata
Python Egg Link

Other types of files may also use the .egg file extension. If you have helpful information about .egg extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .egg filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

efg (1), gg (1), erg (1), egv (1), egr (1), egf (1), eg (1), evg (1), eng (1), egt (1), egn (1), egb (1)

Can't open a .egg file?

If you want to open a .egg file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .egg association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.egg

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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