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Details of extension .gwm

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .gwm file?
  • Which program can create the .gwm file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .gwm format?
  • What can convert .gwm files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .gwm extension?
X11 Generic Window Manager Settings .gwm file icon

X11 Generic Window Manager Settings

GWM file is a X11 Generic Window Manager Settings. GWM (Generic Window Manager) is a window manager for the X Window.
Category: Configuration files
Application: GWM
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

GNOME Display Manager Configuration
Gamma Card Data
Aureas Theme File
General Game Data File
Cyberboard Game File
GSM Audio File
Global Mapper Workspace
TheWord Module
Blaise Cati Menu Definition

The .gwm filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gam (36), gem (12), gdm (12), gmw (8), gsm (8), twm (6), bwm (5), rwm (5), gm (5), wgm (4), gwl (2), nwm (2), gwk (2), wm (1), gw (1)

Can't open a .gwm file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gwm

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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