Notes about the PGN file extension:
Incorrect file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your PC system. As such it is highly recommended to scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other unfavourable system settings to identify slowdown issues.
The PGN file type is primarily associated with 'Portable Game Notation (PGN)'. PGN is Portable Game Notation, a standard designed for the representation of chess game data using ASCII text files.
Detailed information for file extension PGN:
Primary association: Portable Game Notation (PGN)
File classification: Text
Mime type: application/x-chess-pgn, application/da-chess-pgnIdentifying characters
Hex: 5B 45 76 65 6E 74 20 22 , ASCII: [Event."
Other applications associated with file type PGN:
- Picatinny Arsenal Electronic Formstore (Form in TIFF Format) The Mime types used with this association are: application/formstore.
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database
Important: Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC. It is highly recommended that you scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other slowdown issues.