File Extension EG2

.EG2 File

File extension: EG2
File type: Collected System Configuration Information

Notes about the EG2 file extension:

To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The EG2 file type is primarily associated with 'eGatherer' by IBM. e-Gatherer is a program that collects configuration information from a user's computer to help with the diagnosis of problems reported to IBM.

Detailed information for file extension EG2:

Primary association: eGatherer
Company: IBM
Identifying characters Hex: 5F 45 47 41 54 48 45 52 , ASCII: _EGATHER
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database

To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

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