SGF File Type- The quick facts
What are SGF files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a SGF 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 SGF file?
SGF files have multiple uses, and Smart Game Format is one of them.
Smart Game Format
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 SGF files
Important: Different programs may use files with the SGF file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your SGF 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 SGF openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: May 18, 2021
More file formats using the SGF extensionThrough our research of SGF files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail, and we would love to hear from you if you have information about either of them.
Somera Graphic Format
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of SGF files. Remember, different programs may use SGF files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|GNU Backgammon||User submitted|
|The Many Faces of Go||User submitted|
|Java Platform SE||User submitted|
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|SoftCamp Secure KeyStroke||User submitted|
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|eXtreme Gammon||User submitted|