File Extension Library

.SGML File Extension

  • Category: Data Files

What are .SGML files and how to open them?

Can't open .SGML 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 .SGML file.

What is a .SGML file extension?

.SGML file extension has been classified as Data Files.

.SGML is Standard Generalized Markup Language File

Document written in Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML); includes tags that describe the information's structure and content; may contain multiple types of information, such as text, graphics, database information, and even audio and video data.

SGML files are similar to .XML files in that they reference Document Type Definition (.DTD) files, which describe the tags used within the document.

List of all softwares that can open the Standard Generalized Markup Language File
Adobe FrameMaker
Corel WordPerfect X9

How to fix problems with .SGML files

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