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GEX file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.gex - GameMaker Studio Extension

The GEX development files are related to GameMaker Studio. GEX file is a GameMaker Studio Extension. GameMaker Studio is a game development tool, featuring a level editor, asset manager, code editor, and its own scripting language known as GameMaker Language (GML).

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

Can't open a .gex 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 .gex file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bex, ged, gx, ges, vex, rex, hex, gwx, grx, gez, gdx, fex, tex, egx, nex

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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