What is a .GNUMERIC File And How To Open It – The GNOME Project (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .gnumeric extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .gnumeric file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .GNUMERIC file?

The file extension .GNUMERIC is from Gnumeric Spreadsheet.This file extension was developed by The GNOME Project. This file belongs to the xml format and it is a spreadsheet related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .gnumeric file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .GNUMERIC file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .GNUMERIC file on your operating system/device.

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

To open the .gnumeric file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Gnumeric software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Gnumeric software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GNUMERIC file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Gnumeric software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .GNUMERIC file on Linux

To open the .gnumeric file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Gnumeric software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Gnumeric software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .GNUMERIC 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 right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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

How to open a .GNUMERIC file on Android

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .gnumeric file on Android in few easy steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Locating your .GNUMERIC file in the download folder

First of all 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 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

If you try clicking the file, it will show you the error above.

Step 3

Image3: Open your Google Play Store

Please locate the app “Google Play Store” (picture above) and open it.

Step 4

Image4: Search for the software and download it

In order to open the file, you will have to search for the Gnumeric software and install it. You could also download the Gnumeric software. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Android.

Still cannot open the .GNUMERIC file?

If you are still unable to open the .GNUMERIC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .GNUMERIC file.gnutar – Free Software Foundation, .go – Google, .god – 4D Rulers, .god – Synbioz, .god – Bullfrog Productions. 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 .GNUMERIC file with the Gnumeric program on Windows, Gnumeric software on Linux and Gnumeric software on Android.