Files with GLSL extension is related to OpenGL Shading Language. The *.glsl file stores source code.

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Software that works with glsl file extension

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GLSL file extension - OpenGL Shading Language file

What is glsl file? How to open glsl files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The GLSL file extension is associated with the OpenGL Shading Language is a high-level shading language based on C programming language introduced in OpenGL 1.4 and included in OpenGL 2.0.

The *.glsl file stores source code written in OpenGL Shading Language.

The default software associated to glsl file type:

Shader Maker picture or screenshot

Shader Maker  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
AG CGVR Uni-Bremen

Shader Maker is a simple, cross-platform GLSL editor. It works on Windows, Linux, and Mac. It provides provides the basic functionalities of a shader editor, such that students can get started with writing their own shaders as quickly as possible.

Help how to open GLSL files:

Use Shader Maker to open *.glsl files.

How to convert file with extension GLSL:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to convert this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not in formats, which can be converted. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

List of software applications associated to the .glsl file extension

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

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

  • Open glsl file
  • Edit glsl file
  • Create glsl file

Software that open glsl file - OpenGL Shading Language file

Click on the link to get more information about Shader Maker for open glsl file action.


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