File Extension Library

.MGX File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .MGX file?

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

.MGX is Rise of Nations Saved Game

Game saved in Rise of Nations, a real-time strategy game developed by Big Huge Games and published by Microsoft; saves game progress and can be opened within the program.

File Type 2:

Age of Empires 2 Expansion Replay File

Developer by: Microsoft Category: Game Files

Recording of a game from Age of Empires II with The Conquerors expansion pack; saves a complete recording of a campaign played by the user; can be played back within the Age of Empires II program.

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

How to Open .MGX file on different platforms

Open .MGX File on Windows

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

Open .MGX File on Mac

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

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

Open .MGX File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .MGX files

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