.hpgl

File Type HP Graphics Language Plotter File IconHP Graphics Language Plotter File
File Format Standard (developed by Hewlett-Packard)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

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.

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.

Open With
Windows

IconideaMK HPGL Viewer

IconCorelDRAW

IconCorel PaintShop Pro

macOS

IconLemkesoft CADintosh

IconLemkesoft GraphicConverter

Iconvhf interservice Cenon

Unix

Iconvhf interservice Cenon

Iconhp2xx

Updated 2007
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