(as of 5/21/2015)
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- Supports Gerber RS-274X files
- Exports a layer image to popular formats such as PDF and PNG
- Allows you to perform complex layer operations
Gerbv is an open source program used to view Gerber files. Gerber is available for Windows and Linux platforms and as part of the gEDA application set.
The application allows you to view Gerber RS-274X files, as well as Excellon drill files and CSV files. Gerbv can also export a layer image to popular formats, such as PDF, PNG, and SVG. Along with its file support, the program enables you to perform complex layer operations, set layer colors, drag and drop layers to change their order, and change layer polarity.
The application is mainly used for viewing Gerber files in the RS-274X format, which are sent to Printed Circuit Board (PCB) manufacturers. Gerbv is dependable and allows users to perform a variety of actions, which makes it a good choice for working with Gerber files.
Supported File Types
Primary file extension
Other file extensions used by Gerbv 1
|Supported File Types|
|.GBL||Gerber Bottom Layer Data File|
|.GBO||Gerber Bottom Overlay Data File|
|.GBP||Gerber Bottom Solder Paste Data File|
|.GBS||Gerber Bottom Solder Mask Data File|
|.GML||Gerber Mill Layer File|
|.GPI||Gerber Photoplotter Information File|
|.GTL||Gerber Top Layer Data File|
|.GTO||Gerber Top Overlay Data File|
|.GTP||Gerber Top Solder Paste Data File|
|.GTS||Gerber Top Solder Mask Data File|
Updated: May 21, 2015