Details of the .svg file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .svg file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .svg file?
- What program do I need to open a .svg file?
- How can the .svg file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .svg?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .svg extension?
- How can I convert .svg files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .svg?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
Scalable Vector Graphic
SVG file is a Scalable Vector Graphic. SVG is a language for describing two-dimensional graphics and graphical applications in XML.
Other types of files may also use the .svg file extension.
The following softwares are capable of converting .svg files to other formats:
For example, using the softwares above, a .svg file can be converted into one of the following formats:
The .svg file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
Can't open a .svg 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:
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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 .svg 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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