Files with gpx suffix can be usually found as map/navigation data in GPS eXchange format file used to exchange GPS data between various applications and devices.

There are 3 other file types using
the GPX file extension!

gpx file icon.gpx - Guitar Pro 6 format [common]

gpx file icon.gpx - BASIS file

gpx file icon.gpx - Ganaxa’s Publishing DRM protected ebook file

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GPX file extension - GPS eXchange format

What is gpx file? How to open gpx files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The gpx file extension is most notably used for the GPS eXchange Format, a data format for exchanging GPS data between programs, and for sharing GPS data with other users.

GPX (GPS Exchange Format) is a light-weight XML data format for the interchange of GPS data (waypoints, routes, and tracks) between applications and Web services on the Internet.

These .gpx files are used by numerous GPS applications or navigation software.

The default software associated to gpx file type:

Google Earth icon

Google Inc. logo Google Earth  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Google Inc.

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program that was originally called EarthViewer 3D, and was created by Keyhole, Inc.

Google Earth maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite imagery, aerial photography and GIS 3D globe.

MapSource icon

Garmin Ltd. logo MapSource  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Garmin Ltd.

MapSource is navigation software that is able to plan and organize trips. MapSource is included when you purchase a Garmin map product on DVD or CD.

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Help how to open GPX files:

These files can usually be imported to navigation software.

How to convert file with extension GPX:

Specialized converters like GPS Babel are to convert other GPS formats to GPX.

Find conversions from gpx file:

gpx to gdb

gpx to gp5

gpx to jpg

gpx to midi

gpx to ov2

gpx to pdf

gpx to png

Find converter to gpx file type:

gdb to gpx

gp5 to gpx

kml to gpx

midi to gpx

tpo to gpx

tpx to gpx

trk to gpx

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

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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 gpx files.

  • Open gpx file
  • Save gpx file
  • Edit gpx file
  • Convert gpx file
  • Import gpx file
  • Export gpx file
  • Others gpx file

Software that open gpx file - GPS eXchange format

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open gpx file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with gpx file by default:
Google Earth small icon Google Earth
MapSource small icon MapSource
Other suggested software:
Fugawi Global Navigator
EasyGPS

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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