GSHEET File Type

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What are GSHEET files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a GSHEET 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 GSHEET file?

A .GSHEET file is a Google Drive Spreadsheet link file.

The .gsheet file extension is used for an Internet shortcut file format developed by Google, Inc. for one of their Web applications and the Google Drive cloud service. Known as a link to Google Sheets Web application spreadsheet documents, these GSHEET files point to a spreadsheet document that has been created using the Google Sheets document and stored in the Google Drive cloud storage service.These GSHEET files are generated by the Google Drive cloud storage service when a spreadsheet document from Google Sheets is stored in Google Drive. Upon executing these .gsheet files, the Google Sheets Web application initializes and opens the corresponding spreadsheet document in Google Drive. This allows users to view and edit their spreadsheet documents in their Google Drive accounts through the Google Sheets Web application.These .gsheet files can be opened with any compatible Web browser, such as Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Safari, among others. Double-clicking these GSHEET files will launch the default Web browser, which will initialize the Google Sheets Web application.

How to open GSHEET files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different GSHEET openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: October 9, 2021

Suggest another file format using extension GSHEET

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

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of GSHEET files. Remember, different programs may use GSHEET files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.