What is a .GDCB File And How To Open It


Have you came across a file with the .gdcb extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .gdcb file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .GDCB file?

The file extension .GDCB is GandCrab Ransomware Encrypted File. The file is a encoded file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .gdcb file on 1 platform.

How to open a .GDCB file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .GDCB file on various operating systems.

How to open a .GDCB file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .gdcb file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Bitdefender GandCrab Decrypt Tool software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Bitdefender GandCrab Decrypt Tool.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GDCB file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Bitdefender GandCrab Decrypt Tool software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .GDCB file?

If you cannot open the .GDCB file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .GDCB file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .gde – Mahadevan R, .gdf – GUESS, .gdfmakerproject – Microsoft, .gdg – Florian Rival, .gdg.autosave – Florian Rival. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .GDCB file with the Bitdefender GandCrab Decrypt Tool program on Windows.