BGL File Type

- The quick facts

What are BGL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a BGL file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a BGL file?

A .BGL file is a Babylon Glossary file. The .bgl file extension is most commonly used by the Babylon 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.

How to open BGL files

We have identified 1 BGL opener for Windows that is compatible with this specific type of BGL file.

Programs that open Babylon Glossary files

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Last updated: January 25, 2022

Other file formats using extension .BGL

While Babylon Glossary is a popular type of BGL-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .BGL extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Microsoft Flight Simulator Scenery Data

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

BGL opener for Windows

We have not yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
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Various apps that use files with this extension

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!