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Details of extension .dwf

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Autodesk Design Web Format

DWF is an Autodesk Design Web Format document. Design Web Format is an open, secure file format developed by Autodesk for the efficient distribution and communication of rich design data to anyone who needs to view, review, or print design files.
Category: Document files
Application: AutoDesk Design Review
Program name: -
Mime-type: drawing/x-dwf
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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TurboCAD Drawing (ASCII)

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

CorelDraw Workspace
Digital Anchor Data
Alpha Journal Pro Document
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The .dwf filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

wf (1), df (1), vwf (1), ddf (1), rwf (1), cwf (1), ewf (1), dwr (1), dwe (1), dwc (1), dw (1), wwf (1), dfw (1), wdf (1), def (1)

Can't open a .dwf file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dwf

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