File Type Generic IconNorton Ghost Backup File
File Format Proprietary (Symantec)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common

Contains a "snapshot" of a hard drive or other media device; saves data as an exact copy of the disk; often used for creating full hard disk backups.

Norton Ghost files can be used to restore individual files or a complete hard disk. GHO files may also be encrypted to keep backups secure.

Open With

IconSymantec Ghost Solution Suite

Updated May 16, 2008