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Details of extension .ogr

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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


The OGR file is a GDAL/OGR Data. GDAL/OGR is a software library for reading and writing spatial data in different data formats, released under the open source licence by OSGeo.
Detailed description not available
Category: GIS files
Application: GDAL/OGR
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Other types of files may also use the .ogr file extension. If you have helpful information about .ogr extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .ogr filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ovr (1), org (1), ogf (1), ofr (1), lgr (1), igr (1), gor (1), pgr (1), otr (1), ogg (1), ogd (1), obr (1), kgr (1), gr (1)

Can't open a .ogr file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ogr

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