File Extension GIM

.GIM File

File extension: GIM
File type: 3 Icon File


Notes about the GIM file extension:



To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The GIM file type is primarily associated with 'Playstation' by Sony Corporation of America. Theme files customize the visual experience on the Playstation. They may contain various icons (GIM files) as well as the basic theme graphics.

Detailed information for file extension GIM:


Primary association: Playstation
Company: Sony Corporation of America
Identifying characters Hex: 4D 49 47 2E 30 30 2E 31 50 53 50 , ASCII: MIG.00.1PSP
Related links: PS3 Theme Extractor, PS3 Theme Extractor Tutorial

Other applications associated with file type GIM:

  • Genigraphics Graphics Link Presentation
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database




To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .GIM

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: GraphicsLink.File, AppName: Microsoft PowerPoint for Windows
EXEFile: POWERPNT.EXE

ProgramID: GraphicsLink.File, FileType: Genigraphics GraphicsLink, AppName: Genigraphics GraphicsLink(TM)
EXEFile: GRAFLINK.EXE

ProgramID: GraphicsLink.File, FileType: Genigraphics GraphicsLink, AppName: Microsoft PowerPoint for Windows

ProgramID: GraphicsLink.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft

ProgramID: GraphicsLink.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office\Office\POWERPNT.EXE

ProgramID: GraphicsLink.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MICROS~1\Office\GRAFLINK.EXE %1

ProgramID: GraphicsLink.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MICROS~2\Office\GRAFLINK.EXE %1

ProgramID: GraphicsLink.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MICROS~3\Office\GRAFLINK.EXE %1

ProgramID: GraphicsLink.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\MICROS~4\Office\GRAFLINK.EXE


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