Files with gsf file extension are generally map files in GEMPACK Standard format. Used in GIS industry.

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

empty icon.gsf - Ghostscript fonts

empty icon.gsf - Multi Game Memory Editor data

empty icon.gsf - Nintendo Game Boy Advance audio

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Software that open gsf file

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GSF file extension - Unidata GEMPAK map

What is gsf file? How to open gsf files?

File type specification:

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

The gsf file extension is related to GEMPAK and used for one of the default file types.

The gsf file represents map file stored as direct access, packed binary file in a GEMPAK Standard Format (GSF). This form was chosen for compactness and relatively rapid access.

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The default software associated to open gsf file:

GEMPAK picture or screenshot

Unidata Program Center logoGEMPAK  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Unidata Program Center

GEMPAK is an analysis, display, and product generation package for meteorological data. It is used at National Centers for producing operational forecast and analysis products.

Help how to open:

You can access *.gsf files using GEMPAK and perhaps other similar programs with support of GEMPAK formats.

How to convert:

Perhaps some sort of export is possible with GEMPAK.

List of software applications associated to the .gsf 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 gsf file, edit gsf file, convert gsf file, view gsf file, play gsf 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 gsf files.

Software that open gsf file - Unidata GEMPAK map

Programs supporting the exension gsf on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about GEMPAK for open gsf file action.


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