CGC File Type- The quick facts
What are CGC files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a CGC 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 CGC file?
A .CGC file is a Colour Genie high level tape image file.
We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
How to open CGC files
Important: Different programs may use files with the CGC file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your CGC file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different CGC openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: March 8, 2012
Suggest another file format using extension CGC
While we know of one file format using the .CGC 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 .CGC file.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of CGC files. Remember, different programs may use CGC files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.