What is GSD file?
The General Station Description File file is also known as a GSD file. It contains information about the station you are connected to, like the name of the station and time of day.
GSD Format details
|Full Name||General Station Description Format|
|Developer||PROFIBUS & PROFINET International|
Tools that will help you view GSD files
Sometimes you need to quickly preview the contents of a file with the GSD extension. In such a situation, many people decide to find a tool that, according to its creators, can display the contents of the GSD file and many other types of files (All in One Viewer).
Of course, there are such tools. However, it should be remembered that they may display the data contained in the GSD file differently than the application dedicated to handling the GSD file extension. When you cannot afford to have the data of the GSD file displayed different from the original, you should use the applications developed to work with the GSD file.
Below you will find a list of software programs that will help you with this. These software programs will help you view the content of the GSD file, minimizing possible errors that may arise with other tools.
GSD File Viewers
- Text editor
- Windows Notepad
- NotePad++ text editor