A hgl file extension is associated with the Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language picture image format.

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

empty icon.hgl - AutoVue graphic plug-in file

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Software that works with hgl file extension

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HGL file extension - Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language picture image

What is hgl file? How to open hgl files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

hgl file icon: hgl filetype icon

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

The name is an initialism 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.

The default software associated to hgl file type:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logoXnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

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 HGL files:

Use XnView to view content of *.hgl files.

How to convert file with extension HGL:

XnView is able to export *.hgl files to other formats.

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

  • View hgl file

hgl file viewer - programs that view hgl file - Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language picture image

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


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