What is a .GP4 File And How To Open It – Arobas Music (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .gp4 extension, but you have never seen this extension before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .gp4 file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .GP4 file?

The file extension .GP4 is Guitar Pro 4 Tablature. This file extension belongs to the developer Arobas Music. The file is a miscellaneous file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .gp4 file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .GP4 file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .GP4 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .GP4 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .gp4 file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the TuxGuitar software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Arobas Music Guitar Pro and TuxGuitar.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GP4 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 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 TuxGuitar 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 .GP4 file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .gp4 file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the TuxGuitar software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: TuxGuitar.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .GP4 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 right click on your file and choose “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 TuxGuitar software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .GP4 file on Linux

The .gp4 file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the TuxGuitar software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: TuxGuitar.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .GP4 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: 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 TuxGuitar software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .GP4 file?

If you cannot open the .GP4 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .GP4 file.gp4 – CCITT. 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 .GP4 file with the TuxGuitar, Arobas Music Guitar Pro programs on Windows, TuxGuitar program on Mac and TuxGuitar software on Linux.