File Extension Library

.GHS File Extension

  • Developer by: Symantec
  • Category: Backup Files

What are .GHS files and how to open them?

Can't open .GHS file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .GHS file.

What is a .GHS file extension?

.GHS file extension is created by Symantec. .GHS has been classified as Backup Files.

.GHS is Norton Ghost Image Segment

Segment of a disk image created with Norton Ghost that is spanned over several files; typically saved with other GHS file segments and a .GHO file, which contains the initial segment of the disk image.

In Symantec Ghost 6.5 and later, segment files use the naming convention "name001.ghs," "name002.ghs," "name003.ghs," etc.

NOTE: Norton Ghost was renamed as Ghost Solution Suite.

List of all softwares that can open the Norton Ghost Image Segment
Symantec Ghost Solution Suite

How to fix problems with .GHS files

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