File Extension Library

.MEG File Extension

  • Developer by: MEGA Team
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What are .MEG files and how to open them?

Can't open .MEG 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 .MEG file.

What is a .MEG file extension?

.MEG file extension is created by MEGA Team. .MEG has been classified as Data Files. The format of .MEG file is Text.

.MEG is MEGA Data File

Genetic data file used by MEGA, an application used for testing evolutionary hypotheses; saved in a plain text format and contains various kinds of genetic data and sequences, such as DNA codes or genetic distance data based on populations.

MEG files are used for performing genetic computations and for forming phylogenetic trees (.MTS files) for genetic relationship inferences.

NOTE: MEGA stands for Molecular Evolutionary Genetics Analysis.

List of all softwares that can open the MEGA Data File

How to fix problems with .MEG files

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