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WIG file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.wig - Wiggle Genome Track Data

The WIG data files are related to Integrated Genome Browser. The WIG file is a Wiggle Genome Track Data. The WIG (wiggle) format is designed for display of dense continuous data such as probability scores.

Integrated Genome Browser
Data files
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Wiggle Genome Track Data related extensions:
ANNI Neural Network Investing
ZennoPoster MP Template Data
XMetaL Author Customization File
Garmin GPS PCX5 Tracklog
Garmin Point of Interest Data

.wig - Commodore 64 Wigmore Artist 64 Image

The WIG graphic files are related to Recoil. The WIG file is a Commodore 64 Wigmore Artist 64 Image. The Commodore 64 (C64) is an 8-bit home computer introduced in January 1982 by Commodore International.

Graphic files
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Commodore 64 Wigmore Artist 64 Image related extensions:
Commodore 64 8x8 Font Data
Commodore 64 SEUCK Sprite Image
Atari 8-bit Anime 4ever Image
Commodore Amiga AMOS Bitmap
Commodore Amiga Continuous Bitmap Image
Commodore 64 AFLI-editor Image

.wgp - WinDev Internal Compilation Data

The WGP development files are related to WinDev. The WGP file is a WinDev Internal Compilation Data. WinDev is an integrated development environment (IDE) fourth generation language (4GL), first published by PC SOFT in 1993, which is based upon a run-time engine (framework).

Development files
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wig, wlr
WinDev Internal Compilation Data related extensions:
WinDev Dependency Data
WinDev Duplicate Data
WinDev Environment Data
WinDev Error Message
WinDev HyperFileSQL Database
WinDev HyperFileSQL Full-text Index

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

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

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

aig, dig, eig, ig, iwg, sig, wg, wgi, wi, wif, win, wir, wit, wkg, wlg

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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