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Details of extension .mws

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .mws file?
  • Which program can create the .mws file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .mws format?
  • What can convert .mws files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .mws extension?
IBM MWave DSP Synth Instrument Extract .mws file icon

IBM MWave DSP Synth Instrument Extract

MWS file is an IBM MWave DSP Synth Instrument Extract. Mwave was a technology developed by IBM allowing for the combination of telephony and sound card features on a single adapter card.
Detailed description not available
Category: Audio files
Application: Awave Studio
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Maple Classic Worksheet .mws file icon

Maple Classic Worksheet

MWS file is a Maple Classic Worksheet. Maple is a commercial computer algebra system developed and sold commercially by Maplesoft.
Category: Document files
Application: Maple
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Maple Standard Worksheet
MapleSim Model
Maple Repository File
Maple Language File
Maple Internal Format File
Maple Repository Data File
Maple Repository Index File
Maple Maplet File
Maple Help Database

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Hedgewars Saved Game
Modbus Slave Workspace
SpectraMagic NX Data
IBM Personal Communications WorkStation Profile
Microsoft Access Stored Procedure
Autodesk Mapguide Map XML
Hollywood Script
MacWrite Text Document
Autodesk 3D Studio Max Script

The .mws filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

wms (1), hws (1), mwz (1), mww (1), mwc (1), msw (1), ms (1), mds (1), lws (1), ws (1), jws (1), nws (1), mwx (1), mwe (1), mw (1)

Can't open a .mws file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.mws

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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