GDO file format description
Many people share .gdo files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .gdo file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .gdo files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.gdo - Gerber Data Object
GDO file is a Gerber Data Object. The Gerber Format is the de facto standard for CAD to CAM data transfer in the PCB industry.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .gdo file extension. Even harmful programs can create .gdo files. Be especially cautious with .gdo files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .gdo 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .gdo file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
vdo, dgo, rdo, gso, god, gfo, gdp, gdi, gco, do, tdo, ndo, gro, go, geo
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Stata Batch File
- Nendo Enhanced Native File
- Map Maker Project
- Scrolling Game Development Kit Project
- Houdini Geometry Data
- ModelSim Script
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