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JPG file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .jpg file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .jpg file?
  • What program do I need to open a .jpg file?
  • How can the .jpg file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .jpg files to another format?

We hope you find this page helpful and a valuable resource!

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ JPEG Bitmap Image

.jpg
Description:
JPG file is a JPEG Bitmap Image. JPEG is the image format most used for storing and transmitting photographs on the World Wide Web.
Category: Graphic files
Application: -
Mime-type: image/jpeg
Magic number: 0xff, 0xd8, 0xff
Magic string: ÿØÿ
Sample: -
JPG aliases:
cmp, j, jff, jfi, jfif, jif, jpe, jpeg, jtf
JPG related links:
JPG related extensions:
Art Image

AT&T Group 4 Bitmap Image

Windows Bitmap Image

CALS Compressed Bitmap

CorelDraw Drawing

Computer Graphics Metafile

Corel Photo-Paint Image

Windows Custom Cursor

Dr. Halo Bitmap Image

Micrografx Designer Drawing

Other types of files may also use the .jpg file extension.

🔄 .jpg converters

The following softwares are capable of converting .jpg files to other formats:

XnView, Gimp, IrfanView, OpenOffice.org

For example, using the softwares above, a .jpg file can be converted into one of the following formats:

bmp, gif, pcx, pgm, png, ppm, tga, tif, emf, eps, ico, pbm, psd, ras, svg

🚫 The .jpg file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

pjg, hpg, npg, kpg, jpv, jpr, jph, jpb, jlg, upg, ipg, pg, mpg, jpy, jpt

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

HP Graphic Language Document
Magentic Data
JProbe Threadalyzer Memory Snapshot
Java PathFinder Application Property Data
STK Great Arc Propagator File
iPod Game Package
C64 Printfox/Pagefox Document
IVC Video File
Sony Network Camera JPEG Video
QWS3270 PLUS Session Parameter File

🔴 Can't open a .jpg file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:

example.jpg

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .jpg file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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