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GEL file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .gel file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .gel file?
  • What program do I need to open a .gel file?
  • How can the .gel file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .gel files to another format?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ Molecular Dynamics Image

GEL file is a Molecular Dynamics Image. The Molecular Dynamics GEL file format is just TIFF, extended with a few private tags.
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Mime-type: image/gel
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
GEL aliases:
GEL related links:
GEL related extensions:
G3 FAX Image

FlashPix Image

Tag Image File Format

Ability Photopaint Image

Red Storm Bitmap Image

Canon Navigator Fax

TIFF Separator Page

Ability Photoalbum Album Data

Multi-page TIFF Format Data

Other types of files may also use the .gel file extension.

🚫 The .gel file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bel, egl, el, fel, g3l, gdl, gek, gem, geo, gep, gfl, gl, gle, grl, gsl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

VRML Geography File
GeoPaint Image
Carbon Graphics Geo Data File
Map Maker Project
Echoview v1 File
Emacs Lisp Code
SketchEl Molecule Data
GLE Data
Animal Quest Game Data

🔴 Can't open a .gel file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .gel file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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