ETA File Type

- The quick facts

What are ETA files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ETA file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an ETA file?

An .ETA file is a Google Earth Overlay/Placemark file. Through our analysis of ETA files, we know that one use of the format is Google Earth Overlay/Placemark. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open ETA files

Important: Different programs may use files with the ETA file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your ETA file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different ETA openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: January 28, 2020

Suggest another file format using extension ETA

While we know of one file format using the .ETA file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .ETA file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of ETA files. Remember, different programs may use ETA files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Google DesktopGoogle DesktopUser submitted
Google EarthGoogle EarthUser submitted
Digg's Top Stories PluginDigg's Top Stories PluginUser submitted
DuToanEtaDuToanEtaUser submitted
McAfee SecurityCenterMcAfee SecurityCenterUser submitted
Set OpenGL as default rendererSet OpenGL as default rendererUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with ETA-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with ETA-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!