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Informations about the GAU filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .gau filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .gau file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

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.gau - Microsoft Flight Simulator Gauge File

The GAU file is a Game Data file, which is connected to the Microsoft Flight Simulator Gauge File according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Microsoft Flight Simulator Gauge File (.gau) files can be opened or converted with the help of Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Format description:
GAU format description not yet available
Game Data
Microsoft Flight Simulator
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
MS Flight Simulator Compressed Scenery
Microsoft Flight Simulator Scenery Data
Microsoft Flight Simulator Panels Data
Microsoft Flight Simulator Save Data
Microsoft Flight Simulator Texture Data
MS Flight Simulator Weather File

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .gau file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .gau extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .gau files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .gau file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .gau file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .gau file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .gau file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .gau extension

The .gau filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .gau files.

au, gay, ga, bau, gqu, gai, fau

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .gau file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .gau extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

Sun Audio File
BI/Query User Data Model
.bau AutoText Data
Creator Collapsed Fault List
STK Great Arc Propagator File
Adobe Glyphlet Development Kit Glyphlet

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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