The .cgi file extension is related to the Perl programming language.

There are 2 other file types using
the CGI file extension!

cgi icon.cgi - Common Gateway Interface script

empty icon.cgi - RAD Studio configuration

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Software that open cgi file

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CGI file extension - Perl cgi script

What is cgi file? How to open cgi files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

cgi file icon: cgi filetype icon

The cgi file extension is associated with the Perl, a cross platform programming language that allows programmers to create critical projects and web applications.

The cgi file stores various data used by Perl projects.

Updated: July 11, 2019

The default software associated to open cgi file:

Perl  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Perl.org

A programming language that runs on over over 100 platforms from portables to mainframes.

Help how to open:

Use text editor, or source code editor to open *.cgi files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of software applications associated to the .cgi 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 cgi file, edit cgi file, convert cgi file, view cgi file, play cgi file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting cgi files.

Software that open cgi file - Perl cgi script

Programs supporting the exension cgi on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open cgi file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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