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Details of extension .gel

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .gel file?
  • Which program can create the .gel file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .gel format?
  • What can convert .gel files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .gel extension?
Molecular Dynamics Image .gel file icon

Molecular Dynamics Image

GEL file is a Molecular Dynamics Image. The Molecular Dynamics GEL file format is just TIFF, extended with a few private tags.
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/gel
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
G3 FAX Image
FlashPix Image
Tag Image File Format
Ability Photopaint Image
Red Storm Bitmap Image
Canon Navigator Fax
TIFF Separator Page

Other types of files may also use the .gel file extension. If you have helpful information about .gel extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Beamer Layout
File Lock Pro Encrypted Archive
VRML Geography File
Houdini Geometry Data
ArchiCAD Geometric Description Language File
PLINK Text Relationship Matrix
Sabre Ace: Conflict Over Korea Data
GLE Data
GeoPaint Image

The .gel filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

vel (1), bel (1), rel (1), gwl (1), gle (1), gep (1), gem (1), gdl (1), fel (1), yel (1), egl (1), tel (1), hel (1), grl (1), gfl (1)

Can't open a .gel file?

If you want to open a .gel file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .gel association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gel

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 whith 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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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