CGSYN file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cgsyn - Code-Genie Syntax Definition Data

The CGSYN configuration files are related to Code-Genie. The CGSYN file is a Code-Genie Syntax Definition Data. Code-Genie is a text-editor designed for programmers and web-developers, but others can also use it as a replacement of Notepad. The Code-Genie seems to be no longer supported.

Configuration files
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Code-Genie Syntax Definition Data related extensions:
Zend Studio Team Project Settings Data
OP9630 Scanner Settings
yt Project Configuration
Blockbench Settings Data
PowerTeacher Gradebook Configuration
Last File Manager Runtime Configuration Data

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

Can't open a .cgsyn 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.

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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