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Details of extension .gmw

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .gmw file?
  • Which program can create the .gmw file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .gmw format?
  • What can convert .gmw files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .gmw extension?
Global Mapper Workspace .gmw file icon

Global Mapper Workspace

GMW file is a Global Mapper Workspace. Global Mapper is one the most powerful and practical utilities for geographical data production and GIS data management.
Category: GIS files
Application: Global Mapper
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Global Mapper Grid Data
Global Mapper Package
Global Mapper Catalog Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .gmw filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gma (1), glw (1), fmw (1), tmw (1), nmw (1), mgw (1), gwm (1), gms (1), gmd (1), gm (1), ghw (1), ymw (1), bmw (1), rmw (1), mw (1)

Can't open a .gmw file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gmw

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