Files with gbo file extension are in most cases PCB designs in one of the so called gerber formats. Used for design and manufacturing of printed circuit boards.

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Software that open gbo file

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GBO file extension - Gerber bottom overlay (silk screen) file

What is gbo file? How to open gbo files?

File type specification:

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

The gbo file extension seems to be mainly used for one of the gerber formats. The gbo file contains bottom overlay (silk screen) PCB data.

Generally speaking, 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.

The default software associated to open gbo file:

Altium Designer icon

Altium Limited. logoAltium Designer  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Altium Limited.

Altium Designer is a set of applications for printed circuit board, FPGA and embedded software design.

Help how to open:

Use Altium designer or similar PCB software to open and edit *.gbo files.

How to convert:

Various gerber formats can be typically converted between each other so they can be used in different programs.

List of software applications associated to the .gbo file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open gbo file, edit gbo file, convert gbo file, view gbo file, play gbo 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 gbo files.

Software that import gbo file - Gerber bottom overlay (silk screen) file

Programs supporting the exension gbo on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Altium Designer for import gbo file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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