The File Extensions Database


.G03 File Extension

  • Developer by: Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .G03 file?

.G03 is MicroSim PCBoard photoplot artwork

The g03 file extension is associated with the MicroSim PCBoard (also known as OrCAD), a 3D designing software that allows designers to design PCBs (printed circuit boards).

The g03 file stores photoplot artwork.


How to open:

Use PCBoard to work with *.g03 files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

How to solve problems with G03 files

  • Associate the G03 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any G03 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.G03 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the G03 file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .G03 is MicroSim PCBoard photoplot artwork. Because only the current version supports the latest G03 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Cadence Design Systems, Inc. manufacturer website after an available .G03 is MicroSim PCBoard photoplot artwork update.
  • To make sure that your G03 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.