What is a .GPR File And How To Open It – Molecular Devices (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .gpr extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .gpr file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .GPR file?

The file extension .GPR is from GenePix Results File.The development of this file was done by Molecular Devices. The format of this file is text, and it is a data related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .GPR file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .GPR file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Avogadro software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GPR 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: 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 Avogadro 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 .GPR file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .gpr file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Avogadro software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Avogadro.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .GPR 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Avogadro software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .GPR file on Linux

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .GPR 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: 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 Avogadro software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .GPR file?

If you cannot open the .GPR file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .GPR file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .gpr – Babylon. 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 .GPR file with the Avogadro program on Windows, Avogadro program on Mac and Avogadro software on Linux.