The File Extensions Database


.GT File Extension

  • Category: Vector graphic Files

What is an .GT file?

.GT is Gold Thread embroidery format

The gt file extension seems to have been in the past used for some Gold Thread embroidery format.

Might be obsolete file type nowadays and replaced in favor of newer formats.

This gt file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.


How to open:

Some embroidery programs might still be able to open and edit this file type.

How to convert:

Probably can be converted to other stitching designs.

How to solve problems with GT files

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