File Extension Library

.DGML File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: XML

What are .DGML files and how to open them?

Can't open .DGML file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .DGML file.

What is a .DGML file extension?

.DGML file extension is created by Microsoft. .DGML has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .DGML file is XML.

.DGML is Visual Studio Directed Graph Document

Developer file created by Visual Studio, a software development application; saves a directed graph, also called a dependency graph, which shows a visual layout of how source code components depend on one another.

DGML files enables software architects and developers to display high-level views of the relationships in their codebase. For example, if a developer creates class A that depends on class B, then the hierarchical graph will reflect this dependency.

NOTE: DGML files use XML formatting.

List of all softwares that can open the Visual Studio Directed Graph Document
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017

How to fix problems with .DGML files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .DGML files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .DGML file format
  2. You need to check the .DGML file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)