GND file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.gnd - ArcGIS ArcPad Geography Network Definition

The GND gis files are related to ArcGIS ArcPad. The GND file is an ArcGIS ArcPad Geography Network Definition. ArcPad is mobile field mapping and data collection software designed for GIS professionals.

ArcGIS ArcPad
GIS files
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ArcGIS ArcPad Geography Network Definition related extensions:
GNSS Vector Exchange Data
QGis Symbology Data
Atlas Bundary Data
iGO Primo Junction View Data
Trimble Corrected SSF
ArcView Extension

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

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

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

bnd, fnd, gbd, gd, gdn, ggd, ghd, gjd, gmd, gn, gnc, gnf, gns, gnv, gnx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

GASTAR Gridded Concentration Data
Genigraphics Graphics Link Presentation
Garmin Waypoints Data
GluonPilot Navigation File
Autodesk AutoShade Output
Xilinx ISE Native Generic Database

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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