DNGfile extension

Digital Negative Image

Have trouble opening the .dng extension? Don't panic! This page explains dng files and suggests programs you may use to open dng files. You can download these programs through this page!


What is DNG file?

A DNG file is an Adobe Digital Negative Raw Image file. This file format stores uncompressed image data captured by various camera models. DNG files are popular among professional photographers as they help maintain high image quality. Furthermore, they keep information about the photo, for example, metadata and color profiles. DNG file format also helps to store, share, and edit RAW images easily and quickly.

Additional information

DNG format is one of the most popular RAW camera image file formats. To open a DNG file, you can use different applications for editing or viewing images, such as Apple Preview, Microsoft PhotosAdobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, CyberLink PhotoDirector, and so on. DNG files can be converted into JPEG, PNG, TIF, and GIF file formats.


How to open DNG file?

Here are some universal methods of opening a file. Please, use this list of solutions.

Method 1: Correctly fix file association error

By following these steps, the user will be able to fix the dng extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Step 1: Click the "Download Solution" button to download the automatic tool from Appsitory.

Step 2: Now click "Start Scan" to find out all potential problems.

Step 3: Review the resulting scan and click the "Fix Items" option.

Method 2: Download apps that open the dng file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the dng file. You can choose the right program for your OS and click on it to start the download. You can also visit the developer's website.

Apps that open DNG files

Method 3: Use Universal File Viewer

The recommended use of Universal File Viewer, a tool for opening over 250 file extensions, complements the list of programs above. This utility is capable of opening your dng file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.