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Details of extension .hpgl2

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .hpgl2 file?
  • Which program can create the .hpgl2 file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .hpgl2 format?
  • What can convert .hpgl2 files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .hpgl2 extension?

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HP Graphic Language Document .hpg file icon

HP Graphic Language Document

HPG file is a HP Graphic Language Document. HPGL, sometimes hyphenated as HP-GL, is the primary printer control language used by Hewlett-Packard plotters.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/vnd.hp-hpgl
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
gl2, hg1, hg2, hgl, hp, hp1, hp2, hpgl, hpgl2, pgl
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HP Graphic Language Document

Can't open a .hpgl2 file?

If you want to open a .hpgl2 file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .hpgl2 association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.hpgl2

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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