What are GCODE files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a GCODE 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 a GCODE file?

A .GCODE file is a G-code file.

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 GCODE files

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

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

Last updated: January 29, 2023

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of GCODE files. Remember, different programs may use GCODE 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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