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Details of extension .gbr

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .gbr file extension.

We'll explain what exactly a .gbr file format is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .gbr files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too.

Let's see the 3 file formats associated with this file extension!


  1. Gameboy Tile Designer Data
  2. Gimp Brush Image
  3. Gerber Format Document

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Gameboy Tile Designer Data

gbr file - Gameboy Tile Designer Data
The GBR file belongs to the Data category and works with Gameboy Tile Designer, being used as a Gameboy Tile Designer Data. Gameboy Tile Designer is a tileset designer tool for Gameboy games. The developer is still actively supporting the Gameboy Tile Designer, likely. Based on our current information, Gameboy Tile Designer does not use other file types.
Application: Gameboy Tile Designer
Program name: -
Category: Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Related extensions:
.gbm Gameboy Map Builder Data
.smf SkinMagic Toolkit Data
.dge Enterprise Test Server Declaration Generator File
.vdm VEDIT Macro Data

Gimp Brush Image

gbr file - Gimp Brush Image
The GBR file belongs to the Graphic category and works with Gimp, being used as a Gimp Brush Image. GIMP is a cross-platform image editor available for GNU/Linux, OS X, Windows and more operating systems. The developer is still actively supporting the Gimp, likely. Our data shows that Gimp uses 11 more file types.
Application: Gimp
Program name: -
Category: Graphic files
Mime-type: image/x-gbr
Related extensions:
.gtp Gimp Tool Preset
.vbr Gimp Parametric Brush File
.interp Gimp Interpreter Definition File
.gdyn Gimp Dynamics File

Gerber Format Document

gbr file - Gerber Format Document
The GBR file belongs to the Document category and works with Ucamco Format Converters, being used as a Gerber Format Document. The Gerber Format is the de facto standard for CAD to CAM data transfer in the PCB industry. The developer is still actively supporting the Ucamco Format Converters, likely. Based on our current information, Ucamco Format Converters does not use other file types.
Program name: -
Category: Document files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
gb0, gb1, gerber
Related extensions:
.dri Excellon Drill File
.gto Gerber Top Overlay Data
.gtl Gerber Top Layer Data
.gts Gerber Top Solder Mask Data

The .gbr file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .gbr extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .gbr file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.vbr Gimp Parametric Brush File
.gvr GeoVisu Route Data
.rbr libigl ReAntTweakBar Data
.gfr FusionSeq Gene Fusion Report
.gb Vector NTI DNA Data
.br Omnis Studio Data File

The .gbr extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .gbr filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

gvr (1), tbr (1), gfr (1), gb (1), br (1), grb (1), vbr (1), gbt (1), fbr (1), bbr (1)

Having trouble opening a .gbr file?

If you want to open a .gbr file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .gbr association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gbr

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program with which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android