GMA File - opening and understanding

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

What is a GMA file?

The .gma file extension is used for a proprietary data file format, which was developed by Sharp Electronics Corporation, a popular manufacturer of electronic appliances. These GMA files are used by Sharp Advanced Presentation Software, an application that is bundled with certain Sharp presentation products. These .gma files contain code and application data used by this software to perform its functions.These GMA files are activated upon the initialization of Sharp Advanced Presentation Software. Also known as SAPS data files, these .gma files provide the necessary code and resources to this software, in order for users to use the configuration options, settings and various tools that are available in this program.These .gma files are not meant to be opened. Sharp Advanced Presentation Software uses these GMA files internally. It's recommended to leave these .gma files alone, in order for this software to continue working properly.

How to open GMA 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 GMA for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension GMA

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

Various viewers for this file format

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