GIR File Type

- The quick facts

What are GIR files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a GIR 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 GIR file?

A .GIR file is a Gens Plus! movie capture file. Through our analysis of GIR files, we know that one use of the format is Gens Plus! movie capture. 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 GIR files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different GIR openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: July 13, 2020

Other file formats using extension .GIR

While Gens Plus! movie capture is a popular type of GIR-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .GIR extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

GObject Introspection information

Through our analysis of GIR files, we know that one use of the format is GObject Introspection information. 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different GIR openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of GIR files. Remember, different programs may use GIR 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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We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with GIR-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 GIR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!