>> X3G file

X3G file format description

Many people share .x3g files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .x3g file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .x3g files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.x3g - MakerBot X3G Document

The X3G document files are related to MakerBot MakerWare. X3G file is a MakerBot X3G Document. MakerBot is a global leader in desktop 3D printing.

MakerBot MakerWare
Document files
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MakerBot X3G Document related extensions:
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .x3g file extension. Even harmful programs can create .x3g files. Be especially cautious with .x3g files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .x3g 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 .x3g file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

xrg, a3g, xg3, x3v, s3g, xg, x3f

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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

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