A gl2 file extension is associated with the HP Graphics Language and used for HPGL (HP-GL) plotter files.

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GL2 file extension - HP Graphics Language plotter file

What is gl2 file? How to open gl2 files?

File type specification:

Vector graphic file type icon Vector graphic file type

gl2 file icon: gl2 filetype icon

The gl2 file extension is related to HPGL. Sometimes hyphenated as HP-GL, it is the primary printer control language used by Hewlett-Packard plotters.

The name is an initials for Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language.

It later became a standard for almost all plotters. Hewlett-Packard's printers also usually support HPGL in addition to PCL.

A gl2 file contains plotter data in HPGL format.

The default software associated to gl2 file type:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logo XnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
  Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

XnView MP is the enhanced version of XnView Classic. It is a free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).

Help how to open GL2 files:

Use XnView to view content of the *.gl2 files.

How to convert file with extension GL2:

XnView is able to transform *.gl2 files to other file formats.

List of software applications associated to the .gl2 file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open gl2 file, edit gl2 file, convert gl2 file, view gl2 file, play gl2 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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 of the gl2 files.

  • View gl2 file
  • Print gl2 file

gl2 file viewer - programs that view gl2 file - HP Graphics Language plotter file

Click on the link to get more information about XnView MP for view gl2 file action.


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