What is a .GML File And How To Open It – Ucamco (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .gml extension, but you have never seen this extension before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .gml file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .GML file?

The file extension .GML stands for Gerber Mill Layer File. This file extension was developed by Ucamco. The file is a data related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .gml file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .GML file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .GML file on various operating systems.

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .gml file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Autodesk EAGLE and Altium Designer software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GML file

2. The second step is locating 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Autodesk EAGLE software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .GML file on Mac

To open the .gml file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Autodesk EAGLE software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .GML file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Autodesk EAGLE software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .GML file on Linux

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .gml file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Autodesk EAGLE software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .GML file

2. The second step is locating 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Autodesk EAGLE software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .GML file?

If you cannot open the .GML file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .GML file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .gml – Yoyo Games, .gml – Galdos Systems. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .GML file with the Autodesk EAGLE, Altium Designer programs on Windows, Autodesk EAGLE program on Mac and Autodesk EAGLE software on Linux.