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GBS file format description

Many people share .gbs files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .gbs file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .gbs files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.gbs - Gerber Bottom Solder Mask Data

The GBS data files are related to Altium. GBS file is a Gerber Bottom Solder Mask Data. A Gerber File is a standard file format used by printed circuit board (PCB) fabrication houses that contains information necessary for computer controlled machines to draw exact patterns for circuit boards.

Data files
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Gerber Bottom Solder Mask Data related extensions:
Gerber Aperture Data
Gerber Inner Routing Layer 1 Data
Gerber Bottom Layer Data
Gerber Bottom Overlay Data
Gerber Bottom Paste Mask Data
Gerber PCB Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .gbs file extension. Even harmful programs can create .gbs files. Be especially cautious with .gbs files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .gbs file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .gbs file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bbs, gbx, gb, bs, fbs, rbs, hbs, gsb, gns, ggs, gbe, ybs, tbs, nbs, gvs

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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