FGD file format description
Many people share .fgd files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .fgd file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .fgd files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.fgd - Folder Guard Data File
The FGD data files are related to Folder Guard. FGD file is a Folder Guard Data file. Folder Guard is a computer security software that you can use to control access to files, folders, and other Windows resources, such as Control Panel, Start Menu, and so on.
- Folder Guard
- Data files
- - / -
- Folder Guard Data File related extensions:
.fgd - Valve Hammer Forge Game Data
The FGD development files are related to Valve Hammer Editor. FGD file is a Valve Hammer Forge Game Data. The Valve Hammer Editor (Hammer) was the official mapping tool for the Goldsource engine - the engine that ran Half-Life and Counter-Strike and other pre-Source Valve games.
- Valve Hammer Editor
- Development files
- - / -
- Valve Hammer Forge Game Data related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .fgd file extension. Even harmful programs can create .fgd files. Be especially cautious with .fgd files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .fgd 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .fgd file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
fgc, rgd, fvd, gd, bgd, ftd, fnd, fgw, fgr, vgd, ffd, fbd, gfd, cgd, frd
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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