How to open GMS file extension?

The author of advice: Mr Brankiewicz

GMS files are incessantly popular. However, a file name containing GMS file extension is problematic for some of the users. They have problems with correct opening of a file with GMS extension. However, it should be remembered that GMS file extension can match one or more types of files. The most popular is LibGMS Gesture And Motion Signal Format but if there are others, you will find information concerning them below.

So, it is worth looking close at the problem concerning GMS files and search for its solution.

A list of programs supporting files types with GMS extension can be found below. Applications are sorted according to appropriate operational systems and their popularity.

  • LibGMS Gesture And Motion Signal Format

    .gms file extension

    Category: Database Files

    OS Software
    Windows LibGMS LibGMS
    Linux LibGMS LibGMS

How to check if a file we want to open is not infected by malware or viruses?

  • Download Malware/viruses removal tool from GMS files in the Windows system.
  • Click “Start scanning” and wait until the programme performs the scanning process on your computer.

What are the reasons of errors concerning GMS extension of files?

The problem that often causes damage concerning GMS extension are Windows system registry errors. That is why, in the first place it is recommended to:

  • Scan computer in order to identify, repair and open the GMS file
  • Check system registry from the angle of hidden errors
  • Repair file’s associations with programs in the system registry

If you are not sure if the above problems concern you, you should consider other frequent irregularities:

  • You do not have an appropriate application installed that supports GMS file extension
  • GMS file is corrupted
  • The application’s version necessary to open the file is not correct
  • The file is not assigned to an appropriate program

Solving problems with GMS files


If GMS file does not open, firstly, it is worth using files associations built in the Windows system with application that can support them. In order to do it, you should double-click a GMS file icon. A list of programs that probably support such a file will appear. It is enough to choose one of them so that Windows would open a given extension with it. Incorrect file’s association will result in Windows trying to open GMS file with a wrong program all the time even if there is an appropriate application supporting this format on a drive. In this case, it is necessary to perform the above mentioned registry scanning and associations’ repair.

If associations are correct and Windows still cannot open the file, most probably the computer does not have appropriate software supporting files with name containing GMS in their extension. The solution to this problem is very simple. You should buy or download a free (if they exist) application that will allow you to open, browse and edit GMS format (You can also try to find more informations on FileInfo). It is no risk because many paid programs have free test versions enabling to check their functionality.

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