What are G files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a G file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your G files.
What is a G file?
G files have multiple uses, and Applause Graph/Chart is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
How to open G files
Important: Different programs may use files with the G file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your G file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested six different G openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: September 9, 2023
All known file formats using extension .G
While Applause Graph/Chart is a popular type of G-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .G file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
BRL-CAD Geometry File
These G files contain the information that describes a solid model's shape as created in BRL-CAD, a software used to create 3D and CAD models.
These files are used mainly for creating, editing, ray tracing geometry, and image handling.
MicroPlanet Gravity News Database
We know that one G format is MicroPlanet Gravity News Database. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of G files. Remember, different programs may use G files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
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