An avg file extension is related to the AVG Antivirus software from AVG Technologies. An avg file stores virus database.

There is one other file type using
the AVG file extension!

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AVG file extension - AVG Antivirus virus database

What is avg file? How to open avg files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The avg file extension is related to AVG Antivirus software from the Czech company AVG Technologies (formerly Grisoft).

The avg file contains virus database used to update the definitions. Might have been used in older versions of the program.

The default software associated to open avg file:

AVG Antivirus icon

AVG Technologies (Grisoft) logoAVG Antivirus  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
AVG Technologies (Grisoft)

AVG Antivirus is one of the most popular security and antivirus solutions on market. It is available in versions for almost all platforms.

AVG Internet Security icon

AVG Technologies (Grisoft) logoAVG Internet Security  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
AVG Technologies (Grisoft)

AVG Internet Security is set of tools used to protect computer against viruses, worms, trojans as well as against attacks from the Internet.

Help how to open:

The avg files are used for internal purposes of AVG Antivirus.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .avg file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .avg file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open avg file, edit avg file, convert avg file, view avg file, play avg file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with avg file - AVG Antivirus virus database

Click on the software link for more information about AVG Antivirus. AVG Antivirus uses avg file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with avg file by default:
AVG Antivirus small icon AVG Antivirus
AVG Internet Security small icon AVG Internet Security

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