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Details of extension .abw

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .abw file?
  • Which program can create the .abw file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .abw format?
  • What can convert .abw files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .abw extension?

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

AbiWord Document .abw file icon

AbiWord Document

ABW file is an AbiWord Document. AbiWord is a free word processor licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL).
Category: Document files
Application: AbiWord
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/abiword
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
ClarisWorks Document
Data Interchange Format
Microsoft Word Document
Lotus Word Pro Document
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document
Portable Document Format
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
Revisable-Form Text
Rich Text Format Document

Other types of files may also use the .abw file extension. If you have helpful information about .abw extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Abs Spreadsheet
Answer Wizard Index
Applix Builder File
Android ADB Backup Archive
Adaptive Multi-Rate WideBand Audio
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Palm Address Book Archive

The .abw filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

abs (22), aw (15), ab (12), awb (9), qbw (8), abd (7), aba (6), avw (5), anw (4), baw (3), bw (3), xbw (1)

Can't open a .abw file?

If you want to open a .abw file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .abw association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.abw

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

If you don't know how to set the .abw file association, check the FAQ.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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