BGL File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a BGL file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .BGL files.

What is a BGL file?

The .bgl file extension is most commonly used by the Babylon online translation program. The BGL files contain glossary files used to translate different languages. The BGL files can be generated using the Babylon Glossary Builder, allowing users to create custom glossaries for use with the software.

The .bgl file extension is also used for Microsoft Flight Simulator scenery data files.

How to open BGL files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension BGL for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different BGL openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension BGL

While we know of one file format using the .BGL file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .BGL file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of BGL files. Remember, different programs may use BGL files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with BGL-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with BGL-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!