Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .hcg

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

HCLab Document

HCG file is a HCLab Document.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: HCLab
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Catia Highly Compressed Graphics .hcg file icon

Catia Highly Compressed Graphics

HCG file is a Catia Highly Compressed Graphics. CATIA (Computer Aided Three Dimensional Interactive Application) is a multi-platform CAD/CAM/CAE commercial software suite developed by Dassault Systemes and marketed world-wide by IBM.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: Catia
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Catia Document
Catia V5 Part Description Document
Catia V5 Product Description Document
Catia V5 Drawing
Catia Drawing
Catia V4 Session
Catia IGES Document
Catia Library
Catia Catalog

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .hcg filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

hdg (1), hcr (1), hch (1), hcb (1), ucg (1), gcg (1), ncg (1), cg (1), hxg (1), hgc (1), hfg (1), hct (1), hcn (1), hcf (1), hc (1)

Can't open a .hcg file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.hcg

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