An rou file extension is related to the MapSource developed by Garmin. An rou file contains route information data.

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

empty icon.rou - English Lake District Walker Calculator route data

empty icon.rou - Gerber route data

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ROU file extension - MapSource route information

What is rou file? How to open rou files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The rou file extension is associated with the GPS mapping and navigation products developed by Garmin.

The rou file stores route information for Garmin MapSource a software for editing navigation data in the computer.

The default software associated to open rou file:

MapSource icon

Garmin Ltd. logoMapSource  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.

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.rou files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with rou file - MapSource route information

Click on the software link for more information about MapSource. MapSource uses rou file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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