Output Format: choose the output format:
- 1 CSV
- 2 D3
- 3 GEDCOM
- 4 GeneWeb
- 5 GIF
- 6 Graphviz
- 7 GRDB
- 8 HTML
- 9 JPEG
- 10 JSON
- 11 LaTeX
- 12 Open Document Spreadsheet
- 13 Open Document Text
- 14 PDF document
- 15 Plain Text
- 16 PNG
- 17 PostScript
- 18 Print...
- 19 Pro-Gen
- 20 Prolog
- 21 Raw export
- 22 RTF document
- 23 SQLite
- 24 SVG
- 25 SVGZ
- 26 vCalendar
- 27 vCard
- 28 XML
- 29 See also:
.csvComma Separated Value structured text format extension
A comma-separated values (CSV) file is a delimited text file that uses a comma to separate values. A CSV file stores tabular data (numbers and text) in plain text.. Beginning with Gramps 5.2, the CSV import module allows selecting addiational delimiters beyond commas.
.d3Driven Documents structured text format extension
A combination of HTML (HyperText Markup Language), SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics), and CSS (Cascading Style Sheet)
- D3.js library - Wikipedia
.gedGEnealogical Data COMmunication genealogical data file format extension
de facto standard file format for data interchange between genealogy programs via import and export.
.ged2GEDCOM Extensions genealogical data file format extension
- Web Family Tree GEDCOM
.gwGeneWeb genealogical data file format extension
GeneWeb is free open source genealogy software with an interface on a lightweight web server.
.gifGraphics Interchange Format image file format extension
.gvGraphViz image file format extension
Graphviz (Graph Visualization) suite of open source software (Download page)
DOT is the graph description language of the suite GraphViz. It has a human-readable syntax that describes network data, including subgraphs and elements appearances (i.e. color, width, label).
DOT graphs can also be imported into NetworkX, Tulip or ZGRViewer.
Files are typically indicated with the
.dot filename extensions. The extension
.gv is preferred. (This avoids confusion with the extension
.dot also used for Microsoft Word template files prior to 2007.) However, the DOT language can be converted to several object-oriented graphics formats.
.grdbGRAMPS V2.x database database file extension
.htmlHyperText Markup Language structured text format extension
HyperText Markup Language (HTML)
.jpgJoint Photographic Experts Group image file format extension
.texLamport's TeX (Τ tau, ε epsilon and Χ chi) structured text format extension
A file format to provide high-quality typesetting information describing layout and font styling of textual data. Originally designed to flexibly support the complex layout (including multi-level superscript, subscript, matrixes & special glyphs) of scientific formulas.
LaTeX (also written LATEX) uses the TeX typesetting program for formatting its output, and LaTeX itself is written in the TeX macro language.
- File extension:
- Helper (file viewer) application: see the Prerequisites section for the GenealogyTree addon.
"Lamport's TeX" is named after developer Leslie Lamport. With LaTeX, Lamport added a collection of macros to the original TEX program which was made by Donald Knuth.
Open Document Spreadsheet
.odsOpenDocument Spreadsheet format extension
Open Document Text
.odtOpenDocument Text structured text format extension
"Filename extensions .odt & .fodt for word processing (text) documents. Open Document Format for Office Applications (ODF), also known as OpenDocument, is a ZIP-compressed XML-based file format for spreadsheets, charts, presentations and word processing documents. It was developed with the aim of providing an open, XML-based file format specification for office applications." - Wikipedia
- Ghostscript PDF dialect
- Graphviz PDF dialect
"Portable Document Format (PDF) (redundantly: PDF format) is a file format developed by Adobe in the 1990s to present documents, including text formatting and images, in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems. Based on the PostScript language, each PDF file encapsulates a complete description of a fixed-layout flat document, including the text, fonts, vector graphics, raster images and other information needed to display it." - Wikipedia
.txttext format extension
.pngPortable Network Graphics image file format extension
.psPostScript page description language file format extension
PostScript (PS) is a page description language in the electronic publishing and desktop publishing business. It is a dynamically typed, concatenative programming language and was created at Adobe Systems.
.defdata exchange format genealogical data file format extension
PRO-GEN is a commercial genealogical program that has been very popular in the Netherlands and North-West Germany. It is often used by people who started collecting and storing data as early as 1989. This was a DOS based program which has been patched to work with Win 10.
- Prolog export - Prolog fact format in Unicode (utf-8)
raw Python object
.rtfRich Text Format structured text file format extension
"The Rich Text Format (often abbreviated RTF) is a proprietary document file format with published specification developed by Microsoft Corporation from 1987 until 2008 for cross-platform document interchange with Microsoft products." - Wikipedia
.sqlSQLite database file format extension
SQLite is a database engine written in the C programming language.
.svgScalable Vector Graphics image file format extension
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is an Extensible Markup Language (XML)-based vector image format for two-dimensional graphics with support for interactivity and animation.
.svgzCompressed Structured Vector Graphs image file format extension
.vcfvCalendar file calendar format extension
A calendar format that is a predecessor of iCalendar. It was created by the Internet Mail Consortium (IMC),
.vcfVirtual Contact File structured text format extension
vCard is a file format standard for electronic business cards.
.xmlExtensible Markup Language structured text format extension
.grampsGramps Extensible Markup Language Gramps native data exchange format in uncompressed text and gzip compressed
.gpkgGramps XML package Gramps native data backup and archive format in .tar.gz compressed format with or without media.
- Isotammi XML export