File Extension Library

.GVSP File Extension

  • Developer by: Latitude Graphics
  • Category: GIS Files

What is an .GVSP file?

.GVSP file extension is created by Latitude Graphics. .GVSP has been classified as GIS Files.

.GVSP is Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight Project

A GVSP file contains a project created by Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight, a GIS program used to enhance ArcGIS software for web-GIS users. It stores a project, which includes a map with plotted coordinates and drawn lines, areas, points, and text. GVSP files also contain the layer symbolization and layer drawing order of the map.

Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight projects allow a user to customize a map to be displayed in a certain way, whether it be different enabled layers or a view zoomed into a specific location. When you save your map as a project, the GVSP file is created, which allows you to share with other users. When the GVSP file is opened, the save view will be displayed.

To save a GVSP file in Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight, click the "Save Project" disk icon, choose a save location, and click Save.

To open a GVSP file in Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight, click the "Open Project" folder icon, navigate to the GVSP file location, and click Open. You need to log in to the web-GIS to verify your credentials.

NOTE: Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight is one of several Geocortex programs included with Geocortex Essentials used to enhance the ArcGIS platform on the web. It was released in 2011 with Geocortex Essentials 3.3.

List of all softwares that can open the Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight Project
Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight
Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight

How to Open .GVSP file on different platforms

Open .GVSP File on Windows

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

Open .GVSP File on Mac

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

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

Open .GVSP File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .GVSP files

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