.GIN File Extension

General Engine Management Systems
File Type:
GEMS Engine Control Unit File

Having trouble opening .gin extension? Don't panic! This page explains what gin files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open gin files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a GIN file?

Gin file extension has GEMS Engine Control Unit file type, developed by General Engine Management Systems, which is associated with the "settings files" category.

GEMS calibration software uses these Engine Control Unit files to analyze vehicle engines. GIN files are used to save settings that determine parameters, maps, tables, and options for a concrete ECU.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

gin file icon
General Engine Management Systems
File Type:
GEMS Engine Control Unit File
Settings Files

How to open GIN file?

Double click the gin file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .gin extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the gin extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the gin file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open GIN files

  • Windows Windows
    • GEMS GWv4 GEMS GWv4

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the gin file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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