An svg file extension is also related to the SVG fonts format defined by XML based vector graphics format.

There are 5 other file types using
the SVG file extension!

svg icon.svg - XML based scalable vector graphics format [common]

empty icon.svg - Saved game data

empty icon.svg - Active Backup Expert project

empty icon.svg - SuperView Graphic bitmap

svg icon.svg - Microsoft Word glossary backup

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SVG file extension - SVG fonts format

What is svg file? How to open svg files?

File type specification:

Font and typeface file type icon Font and typeface file type

Files with svg file extension are also associated with font format defined by SVG XML based vector graphics format.

The svg fonts are used to deliver of glyph outlines in display-only environments (format was developed specially for embedding fonts to web sites).

The SVG fonts viewing on web sites are supported by Apple Safari and Android Browser. Chrome and Opera discontinued support for SVG fonts. Internet Explorer never supported this font file format.

The default software associated to open svg file:

Adobe Illustrator icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Illustrator  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor and part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Cloud. It is a direct competitor to programs like CorelDraw. Illustrator allows users  to create sophisticated artwork for virtually any medium.

The latest version, Illustrator CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Illustrator CS6.

Adobe Illustrator for Mac icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Illustrator for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Mac version of Adobe Illustrator, a vector graphics editor that is part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Creative Cloud. The newest member of Illustrator family is the CC version available in Creative Cloud bundle. 

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.svg files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .svg 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 svg file, edit svg file, convert svg file, view svg file, play svg 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 svg files.

Software that open svg file - SVG fonts format

Programs supporting the exension svg on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open svg file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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