What is a .SG File And How To Open It (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .sg extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .sg file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .SG file?

The file extension .SG stands for SG-1000 Game ROM File. The file has the binary format, and it is a game related file.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .sg file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .SG file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .SG file on various operating systems.

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .sg file on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the Kega Fusion and MESS software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SG 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: 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 Kega Fusion software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .SG file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the OpenEmu software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Kega Fusion and OpenEmu software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SG file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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 OpenEmu software 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 .SG file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the Kega Fusion software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .SG 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Kega Fusion 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 .SG file?

If you cannot open the .SG file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .SG file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .sg0 – Humongous Entertainment, .sga – Relic Entertainment, .sgaa – Bungie Studios, .sgb – Relic Entertainment, .sgd – Syngene. 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 .SG file with the Kega Fusion, MESS programs on Windows, OpenEmu, Kega Fusion programs on Mac and Kega Fusion software on Linux.