The ig file extension is related to the Instagram a social network and digital photo capturing tool. The ig file stores picture image in JPEG file format.

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

empty icon.ig - Modula-3 generic interface source

empty icon.ig - iSpy data

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Software that open ig file

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IG file extension - Instagram JPEG picture image

What is ig file? How to open ig files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

 The ig file extension is associated with the Instagram, a digital photo camera tool for iOS and Android operating systems as well as social network service used to share photos.

The ig file stores digital photo in JPEG format. The IG file suffix is used by programmers to identify pictures that will be uploaded to Instagram through 3rd party apps.

To view content of ig file, rename IG to JPG and view it in JPG compatible picture viewer.

The default software associated to open ig file:

Instagram icon

Instagram  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Facebook, Inc.

Instagram is online digital photo, video sharing and social networking service that allows users to take pictures and videos, apply digital filters to them, and share them on a variety of social networking services, such as Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Flickr.

Help how to open:

Use any picture image viewer to view content of *.ig files.

How to convert:

The ig files are stored in JPG bitmap format and can be converted to other picture image file formats.

List of software applications associated to the .ig 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 ig file, edit ig file, convert ig file, view ig file, play ig 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 able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting ig files.

Software that open ig file - Instagram JPEG picture image

Programs supporting the exension ig on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about PhotoDesk - for Instagram for open ig file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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