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How to open .GDS file extension?

File Type : Chip Layout Information
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What is .GDS file extension?

.GDS file extension is a known file type. This section tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
Integrated Circuit (IC) design created by various CAD programs; contains information about the layout of a circuit, including the layers, geometric shapes, and text labels; used as a standard interchange format between IC design applications. GDS files are created in the GDS II format, which was originally developed by Calma. For this reason, they are sometimes referred to as Calma streams. The GDS file format is now owned and maintained by Cadence Design Systems.
You can see a list of software programs below that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open .GDS files:

Microsoft Windows:
  • Static Free Electric VLSI Design System
  • Juspertor LayoutEditor
  • WieWeb CleWin
  • Tanner L-Edit MEMS Design
  • Zeni Physical Design Tool
Apple Mac OS X:
  • Static Free Electric VLSI Design System