What is a .MGDATABASE File And How To Open It – Mariner Software (Easy Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .mgdatabase extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .mgdatabase file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .MGDATABASE file?

The .MGDATABASE file extension is MacGourmet Deluxe Database File. The development of this file was done by Mariner Software. The format of this file is binary, and it is a miscellaneous file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .mgdatabase file on 1 platform.

How to open a .MGDATABASE file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .MGDATABASE file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .MGDATABASE file on Mac

The .mgdatabase file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Mariner MacGourmet Deluxe software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Mariner MacGourmet Deluxe.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .MGDATABASE file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Mariner MacGourmet Deluxe software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .MGDATABASE file?

If you are still unable to open the .MGDATABASE file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .MGDATABASE file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .mgf – Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, .mgk – ImageMagick Studios, .mgl – Microsoft, .mgm – MGCSoft Equation Illustrator Macro, .mgm – Mobile GMaps. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .MGDATABASE file with the Mariner MacGourmet Deluxe program on Mac.