What is a .GRY File And How To Open It (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .gry extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? 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 .gry file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .GRY file?

The file extension .GRY comes from Grayscale Image. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a raster related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .GRY file?

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

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

The .gry file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GRY 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 XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .GRY file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .GRY 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: 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. 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 Mac.

How to open a .GRY file on Linux

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

1. In the first step you need 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: Locate the .GRY 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 XnViewMP 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 .GRY file?

If you are still unable to open the .GRY file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .GRY file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .gs – Google, .gs – Verity Software House, .gs – Geosoft, .gs0 – Sega Genesis Emulator Quick Slot 0 Save File, .gs3 – GameStarter. 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 .GRY file with the XnViewMP program on Windows, XnViewMP program on Mac and XnViewMP software on Linux.