.DNG File Extension

Developer:
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Digital Negative Image File
Popularity:

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

What is a DNG file?

Dng file extension has Digital Negative Image file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "camera raw files" category.

RAW image format allows storing digital photos, using an uncompressed file format. It is associated with Adobe Systems, and has been created as a RAW image archival format. There are multiple photo editing as well as image viewing applications that support the format.

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

dng file icon
Developer:
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Digital Negative Image File
Category:
Camera Raw Files
Format:
Binary

How to open DNG file?

Double click the dng 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 .dng 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 dng 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 dng 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 DNG 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 dng file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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