GEDCOM files can be typically found as either .ged or .gdz files. Used for handling genealogical data.

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GEDCOM file extension - GEDCOM genealogy file

What is gedcom file? How to open gedcom files?

File type specification:

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GEDCOM is open file format specification to store genealogical data that is used for import or export it between compatible genealogy software.

Typically found as .ged or .gdz files, despite many users searching for "gedcom files".

Latest version is 7.0 introduced in May 2021.



Updated: January 23, 2023

Help how to open:

Can be imported to most genealogy software.

How to convert:

Export between genealogy formats is typically doable.

Find conversions from gedcom file:

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Find converter to gedcom file type:

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List of recommended software applications associated to the .gedcom 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 gedcom file, edit gedcom file, convert gedcom file, view gedcom file, play gedcom file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Software that import gedcom file - GEDCOM genealogy file

Programs supporting the exension gedcom on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Family Tree Builder for import gedcom file action.


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