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Details of extension .gvw

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

GeoVisu Waypoint Data .gvw file icon

GeoVisu Waypoint Data

GVW file is a GeoVisu Waypoint Data. GeoVisu is a program that displays georeferenced data (images, graphics) and downloads data recorded by some GPS devices. GeoVisu has a Moving map navigation function, which can be used with any NMEA 0183 compatible or Garmin USB GPS device.
Category: GIS files
Application: GeoVisu
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
GeoVisu Route Data
GeoVisu Tracklog File
GeoVisu Navigation File
GeoVisu Downloaded Royaltek Tracklog
GeoVisu Downloaded MTK Tracklog
GeoVisu Downloaded Magellan Waypoints
GeoVisu Downloaded Magellan Tracklog
GeoVisu Downloaded Magellan Route File
GeoVisu Downloaded Emtac Trine Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Unknown TVW File
Microsoft Mathematics Worksheet
Jaws Unleashed Data
SmartWare Custom View Backup File
SmartWare Custom View File
Volkswriter Text
Lightscape View File
SWAT GroundWater Data
Groundwater Vistas Packaged Model

The .gvw filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

vw (6), tvw (6), gcw (3), gdw (3), bvw (2), gw (2), gfw (1), gwv (1), gv (1), vgw (1)

Can't open a .gvw file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gvw

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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