>> G2N file

G2N file format description

Many people share .g2n files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .g2n file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .g2n files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.g2n - FontForge Glyph to Name Map

The G2N data files are related to FontForge. G2N file is a FontForge Glyph to Name Map. FontForge is a full-featured font editor which supports all common font formats.

Data files
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FontForge Glyph to Name Map related extensions:
Glyph Interchange Format Data
Spline Font Database

Naturally, other applications may also use the .g2n file extension. Even harmful programs can create .g2n files. Be especially cautious with .g2n files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .g2n 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 .g2n file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

g2g, gen, v2n

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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