How to open CGC files

Did your computer fail to open a CGC file? We explain what CGC files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a CGC file?

CGC files are Colour Genie high level tape image files, which you can read more about below.

The CGC file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a CGC opener may not be able to open all kinds of CGC files. In this case, though, we only know of one specific use.

Colour Genie high level tape image

Through our analysis of CGC files, we know that one use of the format is Colour Genie high level tape image. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

CGC file openers, viewers, etc.

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.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with CGC-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with CGC-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!