File Extension Library


.GDD File Extension

  • Developer by: Altium Limited.
  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .GDD file?

.GDD file extension is created by Altium Limited.. .GDD has been classified as 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files.

.GDD is Gerber drill drawing data

The gdd file extension is associated with the gerber drill drawing data file format used by Altium Designer a PCB designing tool for Windows.

The gdd file is a standard file format, that is used for storing PCB designs.


How to open:

Use Altium Designer to open *.gdd drawing data files.

How to convert:

Altium Designer may be able to convert *.gdd files to other formats.

How to Open .GDD file on different platforms

Open .GDD File on Windows

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

Open .GDD File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .GDD 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 .GDD File on Linux

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

Open .GDD File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .GDD 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 .GDD 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 .GDD files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .GDD files

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