How to open file with DGN extension?

DGN file description

DGN stands for Design and it is the name used for CAD file formats. These formats are supported by MicroStation from Bentley Systems and Interactive Graphics Design System from Intergraph. The file with DGN extension is a 2D/3D file used by the MicroStation Construction design application. Just because of the private ownership of DGN File extension, you will be provided with the chance to convert it into the more commonly used DWG File format that can be easily recognized by AutoCAD LDT. This extension is also connected with the making of media outputs in the form of rendered image files.

Basic information about DGN file

File DGN is one of the files of the CAD Files category. Its full name is MicroStation Design File . File format DGN was created by Bentley Systems. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file DGN sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a DGN file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support DGN file

Programs for Mac OS system
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the DGN file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
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What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the DGN file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the DGN file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the DGN file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the DGN file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the DGN file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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