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3G file format description

Many people share .3g files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .3g file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .3g files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.3gp - 3GP Video File

3GP file is a 3GP Video. 3GP is a video format specially developed for third generation mobile devices. It is based on the MP4 file format.

.3gp file format description:
3GP format
QuickTime Player
Video files
- / -
3g, 3gpp, 3pg
3GP Video File related links:
3GP Article
ImTOO 3GP Video Converter
3GP Video File related extensions:
QuickDraw 3D Metafile
3GPP2 Video File
3GP Audio File
3GP Video File
ALAC Encoded Audio
A-Law Compressed Audio File

Naturally, other applications may also use the .3g file extension. Even harmful programs can create .3g files. Be especially cautious with .3g files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .3g file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .3g file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

3b, wg, eg, 3h, rg, 3r

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

APP Raster Image
ElmerGrid Command File
Rosegarden Music
FIFA 2000 Game Data
G3 FAX Image
Gerber Inner Routing Layer 1 Data

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