What is a .SGR File And How To Open It – Electronic Arts (Easy Steps)

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Have you downloaded a file with .sgr extension, but you are not sure what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .sgr file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .SGR file?

The .SGR file extension is SimCity 4 Graphics Rules File. The developer of this file extension is Electronic Arts. The file is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SGR file?

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

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

To open the .sgr file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Electronic Arts SimCity 4 software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SGR 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: 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 Electronic Arts SimCity 4 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .SGR file?

If you are still unable to open the .SGR file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .SGR file.sgt – IBM, .sgy – SEG Technical Standards Committee, .sgz – Sigza Authentication Systems, .sh – Bash Shell Script, .sh2 – HeavenGames. 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 .SGR file with the Electronic Arts SimCity 4 program on Windows.