File Extension Library


.MGL File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .MGL file?

.MGL file extension is created by Microsoft. .MGL has been classified as Game Files.

.MGL is Age of Empires 2 Replay File

Recording of a game from Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings, a real-time strategy game developed by Microsoft; saves a complete recording of a campaign played by the user; can be played back in the Age of Empires II program.

MGL files should be stored in the "Age of Empires IISaveGame" folder in order to be loaded by the program.

How to Open .MGL file on different platforms

Open .MGL File on Windows

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

Open .MGL File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .MGL 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 .MGL File on Linux

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

Open .MGL File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .MGL 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 .MGL 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 .MGL files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .MGL files

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