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. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS.

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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