The .GBK file type is associated with the Delphi programming language and is used with its software development tool. Being a programming file, it can support different languages such as C++ and Pascal. The .GBK file is generally used in applications revolving around database creation or desktop development. It is present in various software projects which are created on the Delphi software. On Windows, .GBK files also tend to store the Iblocal Examples Files for the Delphi program.
The .GBK file can be easily viewed using any text editor, like Notepad. The file format of this file is text, and it works on 32-bit Windows platforms as well. Given that it is developed by Embarcadero Technologies, it can also be used to represent other formats.
Programs that can handle GBK files are as follows. Files with GBK extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.
There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening GBK files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with GBK files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with GBK files.
The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports GBK files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Delphi and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Delphi website and download the installer.
You still cannot access GBK files although Delphi is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of Delphi installed, it may not support GBK format. The latest version of Delphi should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.
After installing Delphi (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open GBK files. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent
Change the default application in Windows
Change the default application in Mac OS
If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the GBK file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.
Should it happed that the GBK is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the GBK file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.
If the GBK file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. If the GBK file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.
There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Delphi Runimage Iblocal Examples Format file again.
If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with GBK extension. In this case close the other applications.
Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Delphi Runimage Iblocal Examples Format file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle GBK files.
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