What is a .PIG File And How To Open It – Interplay

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .pig extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .pig file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .PIG file?

The file extension .PIG is from Descent Texture File.The development of this file was done by Interplay. The format of this game related file is binary.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .pig file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .PIG file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .PIG file on various operating systems.

How to open a .PIG file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .pig file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Interplay Descent 2 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PIG 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Interplay Descent 2 software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PIG file on Mac

To open the .pig file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Interplay Descent 2 software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PIG file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Interplay Descent 2 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .PIG file?

If you are still unable to open the .PIG file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .PIG file.pig – Flying Lab Software. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .PIG file with the Interplay Descent 2 program on Windows and Interplay Descent 2 program on Mac.