File Extension Library


.YG8 File Extension

  • Developer by: Corel Corporation
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .YG8 file?

.YG8 file extension is created by Corel Corporation. .YG8 has been classified as Various data Files.

.YG8 is Corel Paradox file

Files with the yg8 file extension are commonly used by Paradox a relational database management tool for Microsoft Windows operating system developed by Corel.

An yg8 file stores some kind of data used by Corel Paradox.


How to open:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to open this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not meant to be opened or viewed directly. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.For general information try to look at:Identifying unknown file formats

How to convert:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to convert this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not in formats, which can be converted. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

How to Open .YG8 file on different platforms

Open .YG8 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .YG8
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .YG8 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .YG8 files" Press "Ok"

Open .YG8 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .YG8 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 .YG8 File on Linux

Right click on the .YG8 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .YG8 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .YG8 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 .YG8 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 .YG8 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .YG8 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .YG8 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .YG8 file format
  2. You need to check the .YG8 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)