.GPG File Extension

Developer:
Free Software Foundation
File Type:
GNU Privacy Guard Public Keyring
Popularity:

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

What is a GPG file?

Gpg file extension has GNU Privacy Guard Public Keyring file type, developed by Free Software Foundation, which is associated with the "misc files" category.

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

gpg file icon
Developer:
Free Software Foundation
File Type:
GNU Privacy Guard Public Keyring
Category:
Misc Files
Format:
Binary

How to open GPG file?

Double click the gpg 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 .gpg 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 gpg 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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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the gpg 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 GPG files

  • Windows Windows
    • Free Software Foundation GnuPG Free Software Foundation GnuPG
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Free Software Foundation GnuPG Free Software Foundation GnuPG
  • Linux Linux
    • Free Software Foundation GnuPG Free Software Foundation GnuPG

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 gpg file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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