The File Extensions Database

.GXF File Extension

  • Developer by: General CADD Products
  • Category: Font Files

What is an .GXF file?

.GXF is General CADD Pro Font File

Font file used by General CADD Pro, a CAD design tool for Windows; stores a font that can be used to insert text and other symbols into a CAD drawing; must be available to the software in order for a CAD drawing that uses the font to be displayed properly.

Programs that open General CADD Pro Font File
General CADD Pro
File Type 2 General eXchange Format File
Developer by: Grass Valley Group Category: Video Files

General eXchange format used to transfer audiovisual clips between television program storage systems; may contain video, audio, time code, and metadata.

The GXF format was originally developed for the interchange of camera shots over data networks and storing archives on data type. As technology has progressed, the container format has evolved to support MPEG, M-JPEG, and DV-based video compression, as well as audio, time code, and other user data. It is now a Society of motion Picture & Television Engineers (SMPTE) standard.

Programs that open General eXchange Format File
File Viewer Plus
VideoLAN VLC media player
VideoLAN VLC media player
VideoLAN VLC media player

How to solve problems with GXF files

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