File Extension Library

.MGS File Extension

  • Developer by: MGCSoft
  • Category: Vector Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .MGS file?

.MGS file extension is created by MGCSoft. .MGS has been classified as Vector Image Files. The format of .MGS file is Binary.

.MGS is MGCSoft Vector Shapes File

Vector graphics file created by MGCSoft Equation Illustrator, a program used to create technical drawings and format mathematical equations; contains vector-based shapes that can be added to a drawing; used for storing reusable graphics.

Several pre-built MGS files are included with the Equation Illustrator software purchase. They can be added to a drawing in Equation Illustrator by selecting File → Load Shapes.

List of all softwares that can open the MGCSoft Vector Shapes File
MGCSoft Equation Illustrator

How to Open .MGS file on different platforms

Open .MGS File on Windows

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

Open .MGS File on Mac

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

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

Open .MGS File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .MGS files

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