File Extension Library


.IGP File Extension

  • Developer by: NoteHeads
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .IGP file?

.IGP file extension is created by NoteHeads. .IGP has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .IGP file is Binary.

.IGP is Igor Published Music Notation File

File created by Igor Engraver, a music notation application; stores the sheet music for a musical composition and may specify different instrumental parts; can be downloaded in a demo state, viewed with the Igor Reader application (also called NoteHeads Reader), and then purchased over the Internet using Igor Reader.

The music in IGP files can also be played audibly in the Igor Reader software. This is because IGP files store MIDI information that can be played back by the computer's MIDI system or by a sampler device that is connected to the computer. The IGP format is officially called the "Igor Publishing" format.

NOTE: Igor Reader is no longer available for download.

How to Open .IGP file on different platforms

Open .IGP File on Windows

  • Right-click a .IGP
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .IGP file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .IGP files" Press "Ok"

Open .IGP File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .IGP file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .IGP File on Linux

Right click on the .IGP file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .IGP File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .IGP file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .IGP File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .IGP files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .IGP files

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