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Details of extension .ogg

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Ogg Vorbis Compressed Audio

The OGG file is an Ogg Vorbis Compressed Audio. Ogg is a patent-free, fully open multimedia bitstream container format designed for efficient streaming and file compression (storage), and Vorbis is an audio codec.
Category: Audio files
Application: Windows Media Player
Program name: mplayer.exe
Mime-type: audio/ogg
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
oga, ogx
Related extensions:
Audio Interchange File
CD Audio Track
Lyrics Data
MIDI Music
MPEG Audio Layer 3 Data
Real Audio Sound
Macintosh Sound Resource
Amiga 8SVX Sound
Creative Labs Sound Blaster Sound
Origin Graphs Data .ogg file icon

Origin Graphs Data

The OGG file is an Origin Graphs Data. Origin is a software application with tools for data analysis, publication-quality graphing, and programming.
Category: Data files
Application: Origin
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Origin Project
Origin Custom Menu Configuration
Origin v8 Package File
Origin Pack File
Origin Worksheet Template
Origin Graph Template
Origin Theme Data
Origin Worksheet Data
Origin Matrix Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Koala Paint Compressed Bitmap Archive
SuiteProfiler Color Map
Microsoft Windows Application Log
ZBrush Mesh Data
OptimFROG Dualstream Audio
Descent 3 Outrage Graphic Row Data
Ogg Video

The .ogg filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ovg (1), org (1), ogr (1), ofg (1), igg (1), gg (1), pgg (1), otg (1), ogv (1), ogf (1), obg (1), gog (1)

Can't open a .ogg file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ogg

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