The File Extensions Database


.GDRAW File Extension

  • Developer by: Google
  • Category: Vector Image Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .GDRAW file?

.GDRAW is Google Drive Drawing

Graphics file used by Google Drive, a cloud-based file storage service; stores a URL reference to a Google Docs drawing, which may include vector and raster graphics; can be double-clicked to open the drawing in Google Docs (in the user's Web browser).

When the Google Drive desktop client is installed, GDRAW files are saved within a special local folder called Google Drive. These files act as pointers to Google Docs drawings stored online. They are saved in a simple text format.

Programs that open Google Drive Drawing
Windows
Google Drive
Mac
Google Drive
Web
Google Drive

How to solve problems with GDRAW files

  • Associate the GDRAW file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any GDRAW file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.GDRAW files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the GDRAW 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 .GDRAW is Google Drive Drawing. Because only the current version supports the latest GDRAW file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Google manufacturer website after an available .GDRAW is Google Drive Drawing update.
  • To make sure that your GDRAW file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.