MEG File Type

- The quick facts

What are MEG files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MEG 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 MEG file?

A .MEG file is a MEGA data format 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 MEG files

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

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

Last updated: May 22, 2021

Suggest another file format using extension MEG

While we know of one file format using the .MEG 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 .MEG file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Molecular Evolutionary Genetics AnalysisMolecular Evolutionary Genetics AnalysisUser submitted
MegAlignMegAlignUser submitted
DnaSPDnaSPUser submitted
TopSolidTopSolidUser submitted