GCD File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a GCD file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .GCD files.

What is a GCD file?

Files that contain the .gcd file extension are most commonly associated with the Generic CADD computer aided drafting software application. This software is used to create computerized architectures including floor plans and the layouts of buildings being designed with the application. The software is commonly used by professional architects and architect design students.

The GCD files that are used by the Generic CADD software contain the designs that have been created with the program.

The Prassi Global-CD software application has also been known to use the .gcd file suffix. These GCD files contain disk image files that have been created by a user using the Prassi Global-CD computer program.

How to open GCD files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension GCD for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different GCD openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension GCD

While we know of one file format using the .GCD 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 .GCD file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of GCD files. Remember, different programs may use GCD 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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UltraISO PremiumUltraISO PremiumUser submitted
MercuryMercuryUser submitted
GCalcPlusGCalcPlusUser submitted
Groove ApplicationGroove ApplicationUser submitted
Groove MasterProcess ModuleGroove MasterProcess ModuleUser submitted
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We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with GCD-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 GCD-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!