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GHS file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ghs - Norton Ghost Spanned Image

GHS file is a Norton Ghost Spanned Image. Norton Ghost is a hard drive imaging/cloning software from Symantec. When creating an image file of a disk or partition that is larger than 2 GB, such as a FAT32 partition or an NTFS partition, Ghost automatically splits the image file into two or more smaller files called segments or spans, so that each is 2 GB or smaller.

.ghs file format description:
GHS format
Symantec Norton Ghost
Disk Image files
- / -
000, 001, 002, 003, 004, 005, 006, 007, 008, 009, 010
Norton Ghost Spanned Image related links:
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .ghs file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ghs files. Be especially cautious with .ghs files coming from an unknown source!

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

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

hhs, bhs, gus, gsh, gns, gjs, ghe, vhs, gh5, rhs, ggs, hs, fhs, hgs, gts

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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