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GRE file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.gre - GRETEP Data

The GRE data files are related to GRETEP for Windows. GRE file is a GRETEP Data. Grenoble Thermal Ellipsoids Plot Program (GRETEP) is an interactive program combining the ellipsoid drawing of ORTEP with the colour scheme of CAMERON. GRETEP was written by researchers at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility in Grenoble, France. The GRETEP for Windows seems to be no longer supported.

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

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

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

re, grs, grd, ger, tre, bre, gte, grf, gr3, gfe, gee, vre, fre, rge, nre

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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