What are GDS files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a GDS 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 GDS file?
A .GDS file is a GDSII Stream Format Layout 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 GDS files
Important: Different programs may use files with the GDS file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your GDS file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested seven different GDS openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: January 8, 2020
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of GDS files. Remember, different programs may use GDS 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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