DG file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dg - Auto-trol Tech Illustrator Drawing

The DG document files are related to Auto-trol Tech Illustrator. The DG file is an Auto-trol Tech Illustrator Drawing. Auto-trol Tech Illustrator is the flagship of Auto-trol's technical publishing product suite. Drawing, editing, graphics transformation, and annotation tools enable creation of precise illustration graphics that accurately communicate product views.

Auto-trol Tech Illustrator
Document files
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Auto-trol Tech Illustrator Drawing related extensions:
UVLayout Document
XyWrite Document
Easy Cross stitch design
OrpPlus Template
Widgit Online Document
Microsoft Access Table

.dg - Tekla Xsteel Drawing

The DG document files are related to Tekla XSteel. The DG file is a Tekla Xsteel Drawing. Tekla XSteel is a 3D structural modeling system for detailing structural and miscellaneous steel.

Tekla XSteel
Document files
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Tekla Xsteel Drawing related extensions:
Windows Help Content
MyDraw XML Drawing Document
4D Write Document
PL Designer Document
WhereIsIt Catalog File

.dg - DataFlex Dialog Box Source Code

The DG development files are related to DataFlex. The DG file is a DataFlex Dialog Box Source Code. DataFlex is an advanced object-oriented 4GL designed for developing database applications in character mode environments.

Development files
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DataFlex Dialog Box Source Code related extensions:
DataFlex Bad File
DataFlex Business Process Object
DataFlex Database File
DataFlex Data Dictionary
DataFlex Registration Data
DataFlex DataSet File

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

Can't open a .dg 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 .dg file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cg, db, df, dh, dn, dr, dt, dv, eg, fg, gd, rg, sg, vg, wg

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

GD Library 2 Image
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FaceGen Project
OpenEdge ABL Data Definition
STK Database Update Information

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