What is a .GRO File And How To Open It – Hewlett-Packard (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .gro extension and you don’t know what it is? 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 .gro file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .GRO file?

The file extension .GRO is from Graphic Object Bitmap.The development of this file was done by Hewlett-Packard. The file is a raster related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .gro file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .GRO file?

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

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .gro file on Windows.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GRO 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 XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .GRO file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .GRO 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the XnViewMP software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .GRO file?

If you cannot open the .GRO file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .GRO file.grob – Hewlett-Packard, .groove – MAGIX, .groovy – VMware, Inc., .group – Microsoft, .groupproj – Embarcadero Technologies. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .GRO file with the XnViewMP program on Windows and XnViewMP program on Mac.