GSS File - opening and understanding

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

What is a GSS file?

A .GSS file is a Geometer's Sketchpad Script file. Through our analysis of GSS files, we know that one use of the format is Geometer's Sketchpad Script. 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 GSS 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 GSS for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different GSS openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension GSS

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

gPhotoShow ProgPhotoShow ProUser submitted
The Geometer's SketchpadThe Geometer's SketchpadUser submitted
Oberon GamescapeOberon GamescapeUser submitted
EASE SpeakerLabEASE SpeakerLabUser submitted
gPhotoShow FramesgPhotoShow FramesUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with GSS-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 GSS-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!