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Details of extension .shw

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .shw file?
  • Which program can create the .shw file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .shw format?
  • What can convert .shw files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .shw extension?
Corel Presentations Document .shw file icon

Corel Presentations Document

SHW file is a Corel Presentations Document. Corel Presentations is a presentation-graphics program akin to Microsoft PowerPoint and's Impress. It is available only as part of the Corel WordPerfect Office productivity suite. The SHW file format is a native format of Corel Presentations.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/vnd.corel-presentations
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Other types of files may also use the .shw file extension. If you have helpful information about .shw extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .shw filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

sgw (1), hw (1), chw (1), sw (1), snw (1), shs (1), shd (1), sh (1), sbw (1), hsw (1), syw (1), stw (1), smw (1), she (1), sha (1)

Can't open a .shw file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.shw

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