>> GL8 file

GL8 file format description

Many people share .gl8 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .gl8 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .gl8 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.gl8 - MSX2 GL8 Bitmap

The GL8 graphic files are related to Recoil. GL8 file is an MSX2 GL8 Bitmap. MSX was a standardized home computer architecture.

Graphic files
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MSX2 GL8 Bitmap related extensions:
Commodore 64 8x8 Font Data
Commodore 64 SEUCK Sprite Image
Atari 8-bit Anime 4ever Image
Commodore Amiga Continuous Bitmap Image
Commodore 64 AFLI-editor Image
Atari Graphics Studio Image

Naturally, other applications may also use the .gl8 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .gl8 files. Be especially cautious with .gl8 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .gl8 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 .gl8 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gli, g8, gm8, glu

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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