GVW file format description
Many people share .gvw files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .gvw file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .gvw files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.gvw - GeoVisu Waypoint Data
The GVW gis files are related to GeoVisu. GVW file is a GeoVisu Waypoint Data. GeoVisu is a program that displays georeferenced data (images, graphics) and downloads data recorded by some GPS devices. GeoVisu has a Moving map navigation function, which can be used with any NMEA 0183 compatible or Garmin USB GPS device.
- GIS files
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- GeoVisu Waypoint Data related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .gvw file extension. Even harmful programs can create .gvw files. Be especially cautious with .gvw files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .gvw 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .gvw file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
tvw, gv, bvw, vw, gwv, gvs, gdw, gbw, vgw, rvw, gw, gvd, gfw, gcw
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Unknown TVW File
- Graphviz DOT File
- SmartWare Custom View Backup File
- Gladinet Cloud Data
- Gerbview Workspace Data
- Sybase ASE VGW File
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