GSHEET File - opening and understanding

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

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension GSHEET for different purposes.

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

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 viewers for this file format

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.

We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with GSHEET-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 GSHEET-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!