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XGL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.xgl - XGL 3D CAD Model

The XGL document files are related to XGL Viewer. XGL file is an XGL 3D CAD Model. XGL is a text file format containing OpenGL 3D information written in XML.

XGL Viewer
Document files
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XGL 3D CAD Model related extensions:
Circuit Diagram Document
Cheetah3D Native Model
Casio Data Projector Presentation
CaseView Document
Carbon Graphics Geo Data File
Capella XML Document

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

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

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

agl, cgl, dgl, gl, gxl, sgl, xbl, xfl, xg, xg1, xgi, xgm, xgo, xgp, xl

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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