The File Extensions Database


.CGP File Extension

  • Developer by: CodeGazer
  • Category: Encoded Files

What is an .CGP file?

.CGP is PixelCryptor Encrypted File

File archive encrypted with PixelCryptor, a file encoding program that uses an image instead of a password as the encryption key; saved in an encrypted format that can only be opened by PixelCryptor if the correct image is supplied.

How to solve problems with CGP files

  • Associate the CGP file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any CGP file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.CGP files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the CGP file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .CGP is PixelCryptor Encrypted File. Because only the current version supports the latest CGP file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the CodeGazer manufacturer website after an available .CGP is PixelCryptor Encrypted File update.
  • To make sure that your CGP file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.