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ODG File Format

OpenDocument Graphic

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ODG is a file extension for an OpenDocument Graphic file format used by Oracle's OpenOffice.org Draw. The Open Document Format (ODF) is an  open source XML-based file format for saving and exchanging text, spreadsheets, charts, and presentations.

ODG stores vector graphics in standard XML.

ODG was developed by OASIS (Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards). OpenOffice.org was owned previously Sun Microsystems and was also known as StarOffice.


MIME type: application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.graphics, application/x-vnd.oasis.opendocument.graphics


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This was last updated in August 2010
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