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Details of extension .zgl

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

Compressed XGL Document .zgl file icon

Compressed XGL Document

ZGL file is a Compressed XGL Document. XGL is a text file format containing OpenGL 3D information written in XML. ZGL is a gzip compressed version of XGL.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: Myriad Viewer
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 .zgl file extension. If you have helpful information about .zgl extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .zgl filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ztl (16), zl (6), gzl (6), xgl (5), zrl (5), znl (4), sgl (3), zgm (2), agl (1), zlg (1)

Can't open a .zgl file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.zgl

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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