A ghs file extension is related to the Norton Ghost and used for its backup data files.

There are 2 other file types using
the GHS file extension!

ghs file icon.ghs - Glider Pro house file

ghs file icon.ghs - LaserTank high scores

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GHS file extension - Norton Ghost backup

What is ghs file? How to open ghs files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

ghs file icon: ghs filetype icon

The ghs file extension is used by Norton Ghost for backup files. Norton Ghost now simply known as Ghost, is a disk cloning and backup program from Symantec that was first released in 1997.

The ghs file contains segment of disk backup created with the program.

The default software associated to ghs file type:

Norton Ghost icon

Symantec Corporation logo Norton Ghost  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Symantec Corporation

Norton Ghost is popular disk cloning and backup utility developed by Symantec for Microsoft Windows. Norton Ghost supports Full system backup, file and folder backup, compression and encryption of backup, disk cloning etc.

Help how to open GHS files:

Use Norton Ghost to open *.ghs backup files.

How to convert file with extension GHS:

As far as we know, this .ghs file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .ghs 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 ghs file, edit ghs file, convert ghs file, view ghs file, play ghs file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 ghs files.

  • Open ghs file
  • Create ghs file
  • Recover ghs file

Software that open ghs file - Norton Ghost backup

Click on the link to get more information about Norton Ghost for open ghs file action.

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