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.GPX File Extension

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File Type 1GPS Exchange File

DeveloperN/A
Popularity
3.6 (68 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryGIS Files
FormatXML

XML

This file is saved in an XML format. You can view the XML structure and contents of the file in a text editor.

Definition

GPS data file that contains location data formatted in the GPS Exchange Format; includes waypoints, routes, and tracks; uses standard XML formatting that can be imported and read by multiple programs and Web services; allows for the interchange of GPS data between different applications and devices.

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GPX is an open standard, which can be freely used by GPS programs.

Program(s) that open .GPX files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Google Earth
TopoGrafix EasyGPS
Microsoft Streets & Trips
Safe Software FME Desktop
Fugawi Global Navigator
Garmin MapSource
TatukGIS Viewer
GPS Utility
Merkaartor
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Google Earth
GPSRouteX
MacGPS Pro
Merkaartor
Apple Xcode
Linux LogoLinux
Merkaartor
GPX Viewer
gedit
GottenGeography
JOSM
Updated 3/10/2015

File Type 2Guitar Pro 6 Document

DeveloperArobas Music
Popularity
3.3 (9 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryAudio Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Guitar tablature file created by Guitar Pro 6, a music composition program for fretted instruments; saved in a proprietary format and contains musical scores and compositions for bass, guitar, banjo, and drums; can be played in the software, which uses the Guitar Pro engine to simulate the instruments.

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The audio in GPX files can be exported to several different file formats, including .GP5 (Guitar Pro 5), .MIDI, and .WAV. The scores can be exported to .PNG, MusicXML, and .PDF formats.

NOTE: GPX files do not contain waveform audio data. Instead, they contain instruments and musical notes that can be simulated as music in the software.

Program(s) that open .GPX files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Arobas Music Guitar Pro
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Arobas Music Guitar Pro
Linux LogoLinux
Arobas Music Guitar Pro
Updated 1/12/2011