What is a .SCG File And How To Open It – RIX Softworks

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .scg extension. It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. In this article we will explain what .scg file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .SCG file?

The .SCG file extension is ColoRIX Image File. The developer of this file extension is RIX Softworks. The format of this raster related file is binary.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .scg file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .SCG file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .SCG file on various operating systems.

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

The .scg file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SCG file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .SCG file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use XnViewMP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SCG file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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 XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .SCG file on Linux

The .scg file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .SCG file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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

Still cannot open the .SCG file?

If you are still unable to open the .SCG file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .SCG file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .scg – Midori Media. 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 .SCG file with the XnViewMP program on Windows, XnViewMP program on Mac and XnViewMP software on Linux.