Filename Extensions
If you are seeking information about file extensions, then you are in the right place at right time.

Details of extension .gin

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .gin file?
  • Which program can create the .gin file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .gin format?
  • What can convert .gin files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .gin extension?
.gin
Affymetrix Gene Information Library .gin file icon

Affymetrix Gene Information Library

The GIN file is a Affymetrix Gene Information Library. This library file containing information about the probe sets, such as the gene name with which the probe set is associated.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Affymetrix Genechip
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
Related extensions:
Affymetrix Chip Description File
Affymetrix Probe Array Results File
Affymetrix Probe Array Results File
Affymetrix Experiment File
Affymetrix Image Data File
Affymetrix Grid Control File
Affymetrix Mask File
Affymetrix Probe Set Information
.gin
GEMS Engine Control Unit Data .gin file icon

GEMS Engine Control Unit Data

The GIN file is a GEMS Engine Control Unit Data. GIN files are used by GWv4 to determine the memory map, options, parameters, tables and maps available in an ECU.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: GWv4
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
-

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

C64 Printfox/Pagefox Bitmap Image
Corel WordPerfect Saved Find/Search
Roxio Recordnow! CD Image
Graph-in-the-Box Chart
Tascam Gigastudio Instrument
Gimp Animated Brush
PlayStation Portable Image File
Apollo HDRU Image
VisiDAQ Data File

The .gin filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

fin (1), yin (1), tin (1), nin (1), ign (1), gun (1), gim (1), gig (1), gi (1), bin (1), vin (1), rin (1), in (1), hin (1), gni (1)

Can't open a .gin file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gin

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