SGD file format description

Many people often share .sgd files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .sgd files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .sgd files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .sgd files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .sgd file format.

6 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.sgd - GeneSnap Image

The SGD graphic files are related to Syngene GeneSnap. The SGD file is a GeneSnap Image. Syngene GeneSnap is an advanced image acquisition software specifically developed to simplify the process of capturing electrophoretic gel images. GeneSnap stores images in a unique .SGD file format. This format maintains the integrity of the original data and guarantees the accuracy of the analysis.

Application:Syngene GeneSnap
Category:Graphic files
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GeneSnap Image related extensions:

  • aas C64 Art Studio Image
  • pg2 Atari ST Graphics Processor 2 Image
  • ipc IncrediFlash Tools Image
  • bms Playback Bitmap Sequence
  • hdru Apollo HDRU Image
  • mon C64 Mono Magic Picture

.sgd - VT Pro-e Smart Graphics Definitions Data

The SGD development files are related to Crestron VT Pro-e. The SGD file is a VT Pro-e Smart Graphics Definitions Data. VisionTools Pro-e (VT Pro-e) is a Windows compatible software package for creating Crestron touchpanel screen designs.

Application:Crestron VT Pro-e
Category:Development files
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VT Pro-e Smart Graphics Definitions Data related extensions:

  • litcoffee CoffeeScript Literate Script
  • car BREW MP Component Application Resource
  • link CodeWarrior Link Data
  • idl Interface Definition File
  • basex BaseX Data
  • ac GNU Autoconf Input File

.sgd - SpectraGryph Data

The SGD data files are related to SpectraGryph. The SGD file is a SpectraGryph Data. Spectragryph is a universal interactive optical spectroscopy software, developed by Spectroscopy Ninja.

Category:Data files
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SpectraGryph Data related extensions:

  • dr1 Nicolet 5DX Data
  • sif Andor SIF Data

.sgd - SmartGo Game Database

The SGD game data files are related to SmartGo. The SGD file is a SmartGo Game Database. SmartGo is a commercial computer game based on a Chinese board game named Go.

Category:Game Data files
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SmartGo Game Database related extensions:

  • dat Alan IF Adventure Data
  • bmx Delta Force Game Mission Data
  • ddpokersave DD Poker Saved Game
  • msn Descent Mission Data
  • gvr Phantasy Star Online Game Resource
  • nx3 Rappelz NX3 Data

.sgd - SameGame Game Data

The SGD game data files are related to SameGame. The SGD file is a SameGame Game Data. SameGame is a tile-matching puzzle game developed by Olof Tjerngren. The SameGame seems to be no longer supported.

Category:Game Data files
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SameGame Game Data related extensions:

  • snd Mugen Audio Data
  • smf 4x4 Evolution Geometry Data
  • so3 ScummVM MP3 Sound
  • schem WorldEdit Schematics Data
  • hxm Descent 2 Resource Modification
  • mtf Darkstone Game Archive

.segd - SEG-D Data

The SEGD data files are related to SegDSee. The SEGD file is a SEG-D Data. The SEG-D file format is one of several standards developed by the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) for storing geophysical data. The SegDSee seems to be no longer supported.

Category:Data files
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SEG-D Data related extensions:

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .sgd file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .sgd extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .sgd files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .sgd files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .sgd 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .sgd file

To set the .sgd file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .sgd file association. Many applications can open .sgd files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .sgd file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cgd, gd, gsd, qgd, sbd, sd, sdg, sfd, sg, sgc, sge, sgf, sgr, sgs, sgv

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .sgd filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .sgd:

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

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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