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Details of extension .dw

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

David Whittaker Format Music

DW file is a David Whittaker Format Music. DW is an Amiga music format created by David Whittaker.
Category: Audio files
Application: XMPlay
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Music Module MOD
DesignWorkshop Data .dw file icon

DesignWorkshop Data

DW file is a DesignWorkshop Data. DesignWorkshop is a three-dimensional modeling program for architectural design and related endeavors.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: DesignWorkshop
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

CardWorks Template
Gcov Data File
OMA Download Descriptor
DrawExpress Diagram Document
DAZ Studio ASCII Script
Euphoria Include File
General Firmware File
BVE Trainsim Railway Definition Data
Signed Word Audio File

The .dw filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

vw (1), rw (1), ds (1), dd (1), cw (1), wd (1), sw (1), fw (1), de (1), da (1)

Can't open a .dw file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dw

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