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Details of extension .pgl

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

PowerGREP Library

PGL file is a PowerGREP Library. PowerGREP is a powerful Windows grep tool. Quickly search through large numbers of files on your PC or network, including text and binary files, compressed archives, MS Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, PDF files, OpenOffice files, etc.
Category: Data files
Application: PowerGREP
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
PowerGREP Action Definition
PowerGREP Saved Result File
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
Related extensions:

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Panasonic SD Recorder Timestamp Data
Perl Script
SWI-Prolog Source Code
GPL License File
Gimp Palette Data
GenePix Lab Book
Gnuplot Input File
PGP Security Signature/Key
Papagayo Data

The .pgl filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gpl (16), pl (10), pgo (6), pgi (6), pgp (4), pg (4), prl (3), plg (3), pnl (2), pgm (2), pbl (2), lgl (2), pvl (2), pfl (2), ptl (1)

Can't open a .pgl file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.pgl

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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