File Extension Library

.TGC File Extension

  • Developer by: Planetside Software
  • Category: Data Files

What are .TGC files and how to open them?

Can't open .TGC 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 .TGC file.

What is a .TGC file extension?

.TGC file extension is created by Planetside Software. .TGC has been classified as Data Files.

.TGC is Terragen Node Clip File

Clip created by Terragen, a landscape and animation generation program; contains nodes, which are like pieces of your scene, saved separately from the entire scene that can be inserted easily into a project; includes functions like surface shaders and complex terrains that can be inserted into the scene.

To create a TGC file, right-click an aspect of the scene (objects, water, atmosphere, etc.), select Save Nodes as Clip File..., name your TGC file, choose your save location, and click Save.

To insert a TGC file, select File → Insert Clip File..., navigate to your TGC file, and click Open. You can also right-click different aspects of the scene (cameras, lighting, objects, etc.), select Insert Clip File..., navigate to your TGC file, and click Open.

List of all softwares that can open the Terragen Node Clip File
Planetside Software Terragen
Planetside Software Terragen

How to fix problems with .TGC files

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