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.G13 File Extension

  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .G13 file?

.G13 file extension has been classified as 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files.

.G13 is CAMtastic Mid Layer 13 gerber data file

The g13 file extension is associated with the CAMtastic application developed by Innovative CAD Software, Inc. The CAMtastic G13 file contains gerber data.

Gerber data are used by printed circuit board manufacturing machines to layout electrical connections such as traces, vias, and pads (the component footprints on the PCB). In addition, the file contains information for drilling, and milling the completed circuit board.


How to open:

Use Altium Designer to open CAMtastic Mid Layer 13 gerber data files.

How to convert:

Files with g13 extension are not convertable.

How to Open .G13 file on different platforms

Open .G13 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .G13
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .G13 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .G13 files" Press "Ok"

Open .G13 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .G13 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .G13 File on Linux

Right click on the .G13 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .G13 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .G13 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .G13 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .G13 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .G13 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .G13 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .G13 file format
  2. You need to check the .G13 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)