Open gpx file

gpx file icon Did your computer fail to open gpx file? We explain what gpx files are and recommend software that we know can open your gpx files.

What is gpx file?

Files with gpx extension can be usually found as map/navigation data in GPS eXchange format file used to exchange GPS data between various applications and devices.

gpx file description

File extension gpx is most notably used for the GPS eXchange Format, a data format for exchanging GPS data between programs, and for sharing GPS data with other users.

GPX (GPS Exchange Format) is a light-weight XML data format for the interchange of GPS data (waypoints, routes, and tracks) between applications and Web services on the Internet.

These .gpx files are used by numerous GPS applications or navigation software.

Software that will open gpx file

Google Earth

A virtual globe, map and geographical information application by Google


A navigation software used to plan and organize trips

Other gpx file extensions

gpx - BASIS data

A gpx file extension is associated with programs, developed by BASIS and used for its data files.

gpx - Ganaxa’s Publishing DRM protected ebook file

gpx - Guitar Pro 6 format

Files with gpx file extension can mainly be found as projects created in Guitar Pro version 6 and higher tablature software.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the file name, so for example filename.mp3 has file extension „mp3“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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