What is a .GVY File And How To Open It – VMware, Inc. (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .gvy extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .gvy file extension and how to open it.

What is a .GVY file?

The file extension .GVY comes from Groovy Source Code File. This file extension was developed by VMware, Inc.. This development related file is in text format.

What to know

There are currently 5 software that can open the .gvy file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .GVY file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Oracle NetBeans software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Oracle Java Virtual Machine, Eclipse, Sublime Text and Oracle NetBeans software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .GVY 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Oracle NetBeans software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .GVY file on Mac

The .gvy file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Oracle NetBeans software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Oracle Java Virtual Machine, Eclipse, Sublime Text, MacroMates TextMate and Oracle NetBeans software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .GVY 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 Oracle NetBeans software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .GVY file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the Oracle NetBeans software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Oracle Java Virtual Machine, Eclipse, Sublime Text and Oracle NetBeans software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .GVY 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 Oracle NetBeans software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .GVY file?

If you cannot open the .GVY file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .GVY file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .gw – Daniel de Rauglaudre, .gwb – Interwrite Learning, .gwd – Samsung, .gwi – Novell, .gwk – GraphiCode. 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 .GVY file with the Oracle NetBeans, Oracle Java Virtual Machine, Eclipse, Sublime Text programs on Windows, Oracle NetBeans, Oracle Java Virtual Machine, Eclipse, Sublime Text, MacroMates TextMate programs on Mac and Oracle NetBeans, Oracle Java Virtual Machine, Eclipse, Sublime Text software on Linux.