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Details of extension .mgi

0 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .mgi file?
  • Which program can create the .mgi file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .mgi format?
  • What can convert .mgi files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .mgi extension?
Magellan eXplorist Map Image .img file icon

Magellan eXplorist Map Image

The IMG file is a Magellan eXplorist Map Image. Magellan eXplorist is a handheld GPS receiver unit.
Category: Data files
Application: Magellan MapSend
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
imi, mgi
Related extensions:
.lmx Nokia Landmark Exchange File
.gpi Garmin Point of Interest Data
.cmf Microsoft MapPoint 2006 Map
.tpo Topo Explorer Map
.qc3 Quick Chart 3 Map

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

.mfi MODFLOW Data Input Program
.mgo MacGourmet Recipe
.mg MetaGuide Setup Data
.gi Prassi Primo DVD Image
.mti M-Tx Music-From-Text Translator Include
.mgl MosASCII Graphics Library

The .mgi filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

mvi (1), mri (1), mig (1), mgu (1), mgl (1), mg (1), mbi (1), gmi (1), myi (1), mti (1), mni (1), mi (1), mgo (1), mgk (1), mfi (1)

Can't open a .mgi file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.mgi

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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android