What is a .GSITE File And How To Open It – Google (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .gsite 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. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .gsite file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .GSITE file?

The file extension .GSITE is from Google Sites Shortcut.It was developed by Google. This text related file is in text format.

What to know

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

How to open a .GSITE file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Backup and Sync from Google software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Backup and Sync from Google.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GSITE 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, 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 Backup and Sync from Google 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 .GSITE file on Mac

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .GSITE 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Backup and Sync from Google software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .GSITE file?

If you cannot open the .GSITE file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .GSITE file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .gslides – Google, .gsm – Global System for Mobile Audio File, .gsm – Golden Software, .gsp – Ipswitch, .gsp – Silhouette America. 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 .GSITE file with the Backup and Sync from Google program on Windows and Backup and Sync from Google program on Mac.