Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .vcw

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

eMbedded Visual C++ Workspace .vcw file icon

eMbedded Visual C++ Workspace

VCW file is an eMbedded Visual C++ Workspace. EMbedded Visual C++ is a part of eMbedded Visual Studio which is a complete development environment for applications for Windows CE.
Category: Project files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
eMbedded Visual C++ Project

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .vcw filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

vce (18), vcs (12), vdw (10), vw (9), fcw (8), bcw (7), vfw (7), vcd (7), vsw (5), ccw (5), vc (4), cw (4), cvw (4), dcw (3), gcw (2)

Can't open a .vcw file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vcw

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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