Files with G2 extension are commonly found as one of the PCB gerber formats. Used for design and manufacturing of printed circuit boards.

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G2 file extension - Gerber inner routing layer 2 file

What is g2 file? How to open g2 files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

The G2 file extension is used for one of the gerber formats. A *.g2 file contains inner routing layer 2 PCB data.

A Gerber File is a file format used by printed circuit board manufacturing machines to layout electrical connections such as traces, vias, and pads (the component footprints on the PCB). In addition, the file contains information for drilling, and milling the completed circuit board.

Help how to open G2 files:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open files with this particular extension. However, you can usually open or import 3D graphics files to various 3D modeling tools or engineering programs. Each program has it's own set of supported formats, so it's always worthwhile to check it's developer websites for available options.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open CAD and other 3D graphic files

How to convert file with extension G2:

Various 3D models or CAD files can be typically exported to some exchange format or converted between different formats. Once again, not all CAD/3D modeling programs may allow conversion of every format. But, there is always the option of using some of the dedicated 3D conversion utilities with a broad file format support.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert CAD and other 3D graphic files

List of software applications associated to the .g2 file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open g2 file, edit g2 file, convert g2 file, view g2 file, play g2 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the g2 files.

  • Import g2 file
  • Export g2 file

Software that import g2 file - Gerber inner routing layer 2 file

Click on the link to get more information about Altium Designer for import g2 file action.

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