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SHG file extension

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

  • What is the .shg file?
  • What program do I need to open a .shg file?
  • How can the .shg file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .shg files to another format?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .shg?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .shg extension?

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

.shg file extension details

Segmented Hypergraphic Document

Segmented Hypergraphic Document .shg file icon
SHG file is a Segmented Hypergraphic Document. A segmented hypergraphic is a graphic that has hot spots defined in various regions of the graphic. Clicking hot spots either executes a macro or jumps to a context string.
Category: Document files
Application: Microsoft Windows SDK
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
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Other types of files may also use the .shg file extension.

.shg file extension error

The .shg file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

smg, sh, chg, stg, shv, shh, shb, sgh, sbg, hg, syg, sng, shy, shn, shf

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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open .shg file

Can't open a .shg 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:


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 .shg file association, check the FAQ.

.shg file extension

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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