What is a .GSC File And How To Open It – Activision

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .gsc extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .gsc file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .GSC file?

The .GSC file extension is from Call of Duty Game Script. The developer of this file extension is Activision. The file has the text format, and it is a game related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .gsc file on 1 platform.

How to open a .GSC file?

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

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GSC 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Notepad++ software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .GSC file?

If you are still unable to open the .GSC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .GSC file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .gscript – Google, .gsd – PROFIBUS & PROFINET International, .gsd – Graphtec, .gsf – Caitsith2 and Zoopd, .gsflib – Caitsith2 and Zoopd. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .GSC file with the Notepad++ program on Windows.