Notes about the GPD 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 GPD file type is primarily associated with 'Generic Printer Description' by Microsoft Corporation. GPD files are used for creating Unidrv minidrivers. A Unidrv minidriver consists of a text-based generic printer description (GPD), which can be contained in one or more GPD files.
Detailed information for file extension GPD:
Primary association: Generic Printer DescriptionIdentifying characters
Hex: 2A , ASCII: *
Other applications associated with file type GPD:
- VISUAL EPR Input Data for PARAMS.EXE
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database
To change file associations press Windows Key
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.