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Details of extension .mcw

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .mcw file?
  • Which program can create the .mcw file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .mcw format?
  • What can convert .mcw files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .mcw extension?
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document .mcw file icon

Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document

MCW file is a Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: Microsoft Office Word
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/msword
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Word AutoRecovery File
ClarisWorks Document
Data Interchange Format
Microsoft Word Document
Microsoft Word Document Template
Lotus Word Pro Document
Portable Document Format
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
Revisable-Form Text
MPLAB IDE Workspace .mcw file icon

MPLAB IDE Workspace

MCW file is an MPLAB IDE Workspace file. MPLAB Integrated Development Environment (IDE) is a free, integrated toolset for the development of embedded applications employing Microchip's PIC and dsPIC microcontrollers.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: MPLAB IDE
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Custom Maintenance Wizard Data
Multimedia Fusion Project
McAfee Antivirus Quarantined Data
ZX Spectrum Multicolor Image
Maple Standard Worksheet
CardWorks Template
MobileFrame Workflow Pack
Maximal Compressed Structure
Massive Midi Setup

The .mcw filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ncw (1), cmw (1), mw (1), msw (1), mdw (1), mcq (1), mcd (1), mc (1), jcw (1), cw (1), mwc (1), mvw (1), mfw (1), mcs (1), mce (1)

Can't open a .mcw file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.mcw

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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