.CNG File Extension

Vassil Arabadjiev
File Type:
CryptoNG Encrypted Archive

Having trouble opening .cng extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cng files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cng files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CNG file?

Cng file extension has CryptoNG Encrypted Archive file type, developed by Vassil Arabadjiev, which is associated with the "encoded files" category.

CryptoNG is an application for encrypting files. It creates file archives with this extension. CryptoNG uses the AES-256 encryption algorithm. In order to decrypt and open an encrypted file, you will need a password.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

cng file icon
Vassil Arabadjiev
File Type:
CryptoNG Encrypted Archive
Encoded Files

How to open CNG file?

Double click the cng file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .cng extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the cng extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cng file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CNG files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the cng file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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