HGL File Type

- The quick facts

What are HGL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a HGL 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 HGL file?

A .HGL file is an UniHighlighter Highlighter Definition 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 HGL files

Important: Different programs may use files with the HGL file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your HGL file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different HGL openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: March 26, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Corel PaintShop ProCorel PaintShop ProUser submitted
SwiftView ViewerSwiftView ViewerUser submitted
ABViewerABViewerUser submitted
Primavera LookPrimavera LookUser submitted
DaViewDaViewUser submitted
Summa Cutter ControlSumma Cutter ControlUser submitted
HanGokHanGokUser submitted
WinCDEmuWinCDEmuUser submitted
ViewAdvisor ApplicationViewAdvisor ApplicationUser submitted
XnViewXnViewUser submitted

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