File Extension Library


.GEXF File Extension

  • Developer by: GEXF Working Group
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: XML

What is an .GEXF file?

.GEXF file extension is created by GEXF Working Group. .GEXF has been classified as Data Files. The format of .GEXF file is XML.

.GEXF is Graph Exchange XML Format File

Graph file written in the GEXF (Graph Exchange XML Format) language, a language used for describing network structures; specifies the nodes and edges of the graph as well as user-defined attributes such as node weights or edge directions; can be used as an interchange format between graphing applications.

NOTE: GEXF files can be read and written using a Java library called gexf4j.

List of all softwares that can open the Graph Exchange XML Format File
Windows
Gephi
gexf4j
Mac
Gephi
gexf4j
Linux
Gephi
gexf4j

How to Open .GEXF file on different platforms

Open .GEXF File on Windows

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

Open .GEXF File on Mac

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

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

Open .GEXF File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .GEXF files

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