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Details of extension .dcw

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Digital Chart of the World Data

DCW file is a Digital Chart of the World Data. The Digital Chart of the World (DCW) is a comprehensive digital map of the world.
Category: GIS files
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Mime-type: application/x-dcw
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Garmin MapSource Document
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Garmin Point of Interest Data
TopoGrafix Location Data
Magellan eXplorist Map Image
ER Mapper World Data
.dcw
Draft Choice for Windows Drawing .dcw file icon

Draft Choice for Windows Drawing

DCW file is a Draft Choice for Windows Drawing. Draft Choice is a full featured, affordable CAD Program from TRIUS, the developers of AS-EASY-AS.
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Category: Data files
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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.dcw
DynaCAD v4 Document .dcw file icon

DynaCAD v4 Document

DCW file is a DynaCAD v4 Document. DynaCAD is a general purpose 2D CAD program. It comes with various features to support users, such as capabilities in the field of civil engineering, raster editing commands and data compatibility with that of AutoCAD, in addition to its user-friendly CAD functions.
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Category: Document files
Application: DynaCAD
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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DynaCAD Document
DynaCAD v5 Document
DynaCAD v6 Document
DynaCAD Parts Document
DynaCAD v6 Parts Document
DynaCAD v5 Parts Document
DynaCAD v4 Parts Document

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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Dektron Digital Voice Recorder Voice
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eMbedded Visual C++ Workspace
Visual Basic Active Designer Cache
EasyCAD for Windows Drawing
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The .dcw filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cdw (288), rcw (1), ccw (1), ecw (1), dwc (1), dvw (1), dfw (1), dcs (1), dcd (1), dc (1), scw (1), fcw (1), dxw (1), dw (1), dsw (1)

Can't open a .dcw file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dcw

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.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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