Having problems opening a GP5 file?

We have programs that can open or convert your GP5 files.

Opening GP5 files

Did your computer fail to open a GP5 file? We explain what GP5 files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your GP5 files.

What is a GP5 file?

Files that contain the .gp5 file extension are files that have been created with the Guitar Pro 5 multi-track tablature editor software. This tablature editor allows a user to create scores for guitars, bass, banjos and other stringed musical instruments.

The Guitar Pro 5 application also allows a user to track the progress of a piece of music and can be used as a MIDI sequencer. The GP5 files store the scores that have been created with the Guitar Pro 5 software, however these files do not contain any actual audio data.

The Harmony Assistant, KGuitar, Guitar Pro OSX and Linux and DGuitar can all import GP5 files.

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About File Extension GP5

File.org aims to be the go-to resource for file type- and related software information. We spend countless hours researching various file formats and software that can open, convert, create or otherwise work with those files.

If you have additional information about the GP5 file format or software that uses files with the GP5 suffix, please do get in touch - we would love hearing from you.