DGuitar: a Guitar Pro viewer, player / News: Recent posts

DGuitar 0.5.8 has been released

Finally a oficial release of the awaited 0.5.X version of DGuitar.

Download it from any of the sourceforge mirrors:

Check and Test the NEWFEATURES.TXT and see what is still un the ToDo.TXT.

Please report any bug/comment not listed in any of the above files

Bye and Enjoy

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2006-02-23

DGuitar now lets you choose the MIDI device for playback.

Latest DGuitar-dev allows you to select your MIDI device for playback.


This has been tested with JRE 1.5, if you experience problems please attach the LOG file.


Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2006-01-03

DGuitar now includes a more compact skin and new icons

The compact skin has been added to show smaller buttons, you can change from one skin to another without relaunching the program

DGuitar icon has been included for both the main window and the log window (if visible)

The 32x32 will be used/or can be use for the desktop when a installation method is provided

Download latest version here
and take a look at the TODO.TXT and NEWFEATURES.TXT... read more

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-12-30

DGuitar now opens files from command line arguments

If you run a command like this:

java -jar dist/Dguitar.jar files/bends.gp4 "files/4 hands.gp4" "files/ritmos varios.mid"

on a single line and keeping the quotes (") DGuitar will open those files at start up.

Make sure you also check the "Arrange Cascade" and "Close All" in the "Windows" menu.

For more info download the latest DGuitar-dev and see the README, NEWFEATURES and TODO file... read more

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-12-23

DGuitar JavaDocuments have been published

The latest DGutiar-dev version includes the generated JAVADOCS but if you want to browse them on the web...visit this page


There you can choose between the DGuitar and the Common project

The Common project contains utility and generic classes that can be used on other projects as long as the License is kept (GNU/GPL)

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-12-19

DGuitar Latest version updated 2005.12.14

If you are interested in testing the current status of DGuitar...try this link


Make sure you read the README.TXT, TODO.TXT and NEWFEATURES.TXT.

The files "DGuitar-dev*.zip" are updated when enough new features are working and the Administrator wants the comunnity to test them.

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-09-26

DGuitar 0.4.2 plays Guitar Pro 3 and 4 direclty

DGuitar 0.4.2 has been released recently.


DGuitar is D-Guitar Pro viewer, player for Linux,Macintosh,BSD,Solaris and Windows.

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-03-15

DGuitar 0.2.8.b released

Now the program has two views:
- MultiTrack view (all tracks on the same window)
- MultiTab view (Each track on a separate tab)
Proporcional spacing is now implemented (two options)
Horizontal Rhythm lines
And of course all the features from previous releases.

visit http://DGuitar.sourceforge.net for more info.

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-02-18

DGuitar 0.25 released

see FEATURES http://dguitar.sourceforge.net/
- it can play multiple MIDI files at the same time.
- produce a text view of a GP4 file
- bars are now aligned (see SCREEN SHOTS)

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-02-10

DGuitar new release

The current work in progress of DGuitar is located at http://dguitar.sourceforge.net

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-02-08

DGuitar Home Page created

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-02-08

DGuitar0.2 released


Take a look at this screenshot of the new release of DGuitar0.2


If you like what you see, download DGuitar0.2 from here


I am the Admistrator of the project, and need people to test the program, for more info visit

http://sourceforge.net/projects/dguitar/\]DGuitar Home Page

Thanks for your feedback about this.

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-01-23

NEW Guitar Pro 4 format in HTML

The description of the Guitar Pro 4 format can be found here


The French version is in TXT, the English version is in HTML.

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2005-01-06

DGuitar 0.1 released

- It reads and displays MOST of the information about the header of the file
- version
- title
- subtitle
- artist
- album
- author
- copyrights
- tablature author
- instructions.
- notice
- triplet
- lyrics
ALL this information is available selecting FILE, SCORE INFORMATION
- multiples can be open/created.
- Multilanguage oriented It in (ENGLISH,SPANISH)
- Progress bars are displayed in case the required task takes too long.
- It allows to insert/delete different notes
- It allows you to set the folder that contains your GTP files
- It is Skin Ready (you can create your own buttons)
- no sound support yet (testing different Java Midi Libraries)
- at this moment it only accepts *.gp4 files
- all errors are displayed in ENGLISH
- at this moment does NOT display any notes, bars, measures of the GP4 files
- file parsing is far from finished
- saving its still not implemented. (in any format)

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2004-12-24

GTP file format description

The GTP (Guitar Pro) file format description for v 4.06 is now available under the Documentation section of this project. http://sourceforge.net/docman/?group_id=110320

Posted by Mauricio Gracia Gutierrez 2004-11-07