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.HPGL File Extension

File TypeHP Graphics Language Plotter File

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CategoryVector Image Files

What is an HPGL file?

Printer instruction file based on the plotter language developed by Hewlett-Packard; used for sending information to plotter printers, which draw images using lines instead of dots like an ordinary laser or inkjet printer.

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Contain a few lines of setup commands, followed by a list of printing commands, which tell the plotter what and where to draw on the page.

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Programs that open HPGL files

Updated 12/7/2012

About HPGL Files

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