What is a .TGS File And How To Open It – Telegram

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .tgs extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .tgs file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .TGS file?

The file extension .TGS comes from Telegram Animated Sticker File. The creator of this file extension is Telegram. The format of this file is binary, and it is a compressed file.

What to know

There are currently 8 software that can open the .tgs file on 5 platforms.

How to open a .TGS file?

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

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

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .tgs file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the 7-Zip software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Telegram, Corel WinZip, Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe, 7-Zip and Rar Zip Extractor Pro.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .TGS 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the 7-Zip software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .TGS file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .tgs file on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Zip File Unarchiver software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Telegram, Apple Archive Utility, Keka and Zip File Unarchiver.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .TGS 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 right click on your file and choose “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 Zip File Unarchiver software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .TGS file on Linux

To open the .tgs file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Telegram software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .TGS 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 right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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

How to open a .TGS file on Android

There is easy way to open the .tgs file on Android.

Step 1

Image 1: Locating your .TGS file in the download folder

First of all 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 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

If you try clicking the file, it will show you the error above.

Step 3

Image3: Open your Google Play Store

You need to locate the Google Play Store and open it.

Step 4

Image4: Search for the software and download it

In order to open the file, you will have to search for the Telegram software and install it. You could also download the Telegram software. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Android.

How to open a .TGS file on iOS

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .tgs file on iOS in simple steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Finding your files in the download folder

The first 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 2

Image2: Can’t open the file

To open the file, you will need to download the Telegram software. Please search for it in the iOS App Store and install it. The other software that opens the .tgs file on iOS is Telegram. That’s all, now you have open your file on iOS.

Still cannot open the .TGS file?

If you cannot open the .TGS file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .TGS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .tgv – Electronic Arts, .tgw – Planetside Software, .tgz – Gzipped Tar File, .th – Therion, .tha – Microsoft. 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 .TGS file with the 7-Zip, Telegram, Corel WinZip, Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe, Rar Zip Extractor Pro programs on Windows, Zip File Unarchiver, Telegram, Apple Archive Utility, Keka programs on Mac, Telegram software on Linux, Telegram software on Android and Telegram software on iOS.