A gpd file extension is related to Microsoft Windows operating system. A gpd file stores universal printer driver.

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

empty icon.gpd - Graphic PhotoDefiner image file

gpd icon.gpd - Autodesk TR-55 graphical peak discharge file

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GPD file extension - Microsoft Windows universal printer unidrv minidriver

What is gpd file? How to open gpd files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

gpd file icon: gpd filetype icon

The gpd file extension is associated with Windows universal printer unidrv minidriver.

Unidrv minidrivers are text files that contain descriptions of printers. Each minidriver describes one printer type from one manufacturer.

This text-based description is called a generic printer description (GPD), and each file is called a gpd file. Each minidriver consists of one or more *.gpd files.

The default software associated to gpd file type:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp.. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS.  MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.

Help how to open GPD files:

Use any text editor to view content of *.gpd files.

How to convert file with extension GPD:

As far as we know, this .gpd 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.

File identification strings:

HEX code: 2A
ASCII code: *

List of software applications associated to the .gpd file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open gpd file, edit gpd file, convert gpd file, view gpd file, play gpd 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting gpd files.

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Software that open gpd file - Microsoft Windows universal printer unidrv minidriver

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