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Details of extension .gen

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .gen file?
  • Which program can create the .gen file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .gen format?
  • What can convert .gen files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .gen extension?
.gen
ArcView Ungenerate File .gen file icon

ArcView Ungenerate File

GEN file is an ArcView Ungenerate File. ArcView is full-featured GIS software for visualizing, analyzing, creating, and managing data with a geographic component.
Category: GIS files
Application: ESRI ArcGIS Desktop
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
ArcView Project
ESRI ArcGIS Ascii Grid
ArcView Geocoding Standardization
ArcView Legend Template
ArcView Extension
ArcView Shape File
ArcView Shape Index
Topocad Road Profile
Topocad Roadlines
.gen
GenStat Command File .gen file icon

GenStat Command File

GEN file is a GenStat Command File. GenStat is a general statistical package, early versions were developed for large mainframe computers.
Category: Document files
Application: GenStat
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
GenStat Spreadsheet
GenStat Book
GenStat ODBC Export Link
GenStat Data
.gen
Linguistic Tree Constructor Generic File .gen file icon

Linguistic Tree Constructor Generic File

GEN file is a Linguistic Tree Constructor Generic File. Linguistic Tree Constructor (LTC) is a free program for building linguistic syntax trees from text.
Category: Data files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
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Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
Linguistic Tree Constructor Data
Linguistic Tree Constructor XML Data
.gen
OpenMap General Information Data .gen file icon

OpenMap General Information Data

GEN file is an OpenMap General Information Data. OpenMap is an Open Source JavaBeans-based programmer's toolkit. Using OpenMap, you can quickly build applications and applets that access data from legacy databases and applications.
Detailed description not available
Category: GIS files
Application: OpenMap
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
OpenMap Quality Data
OpenMap Geo Reference Data
OpenMap Source Data
OpenMap Raster Geo Data
.gen
ToGenBank Data .gen file icon

ToGenBank Data

GEN file is a ToGenBank Data. ToGenBank is a simple utility program that reads a GenBank entry from a GCG sequence database, and writes it out in GenBank flat file format.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: ToGenBank
Program name: -
Mime-type: chemical/x-genbank
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
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Links:
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Related extensions:
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.gen
PLINK Oxford Genotype Data .gen file icon

PLINK Oxford Genotype Data

GEN file is a PLINK Oxford Genotype Data. PLINK is a free, open-source whole genome association analysis toolset, designed to perform a range of basic, large-scale analyses in a computationally efficient manner.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: PLINK
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
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Links:
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Related extensions:
PLINK Homozygosity Data
PLINK Genotype Count Report
PLINK Genetic Variant File
PLINK Individual Information File
PLINK Text Relationship Matrix
PLINK Fixation Index Report
PLINK Extended MAP File
PLINK Hardy-Weinberg Exact Test Statistic Report
PLINK Individual-based Missing Data Report
.gen
Chromeleon Generic Driver Configuration .gen file icon

Chromeleon Generic Driver Configuration

GEN file is a Chromeleon Generic Driver Configuration. Chromeleon is a Chromatography Data System that allows you to control chromatography instruments and evaluate, process, report, and backup data.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Chromeleon
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
acd, dad
Links:
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Related extensions:
Chromeleon Quantification Method
Chromeleon Device Driver
Chromeleon Program
Chromeleon Device Driver Configuration
Chromeleon Channel Raw Data
Chromeleon Backup Archive
Chromeleon Report Definition
Chromeleon Workspace
Chromeleon Audit Trail Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .gen filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gem (1), gdn (1), fen (1), egn (1), ten (1), hen (1), grn (1), gfn (1), geb (1), g3n (1), en (1), ben (1), ven (1), ren (1), gsn (1)

Can't open a .gen file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gen

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