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Details of extension .w5s

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .w5s file?
  • Which program can create the .w5s file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .w5s format?
  • What can convert .w5s files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .w5s extension?
WinAMP 5 System Plugin .w5s file icon

WinAMP 5 System Plugin

W5S file is a WinAMP 5 System Plugin. Winamp is a free multimedia player made by Nullsoft. It supports numerous audio and video formats.
Category: Other files
Application: WinAMP
Program name: winamp.exe
Mime-type: application/x-winamp
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
WinAMP Skin
GOM Player Skin
CrystalPlayer Skin
Miranda IM Skin
WinAMP 3 Playlist
WinAMP Component Plugin
WinAMP Links
WinAMP Equalizer Presets

Other types of files may also use the .w5s file extension. If you have helpful information about .w5s extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

IBM Personal Communications WorkStation Profile
Worksheet Builder Worksheet
SmartWare Worksheet Document
WordStar 2000 Document
Bagger Simulator WRS Archive
WebPlus Theme Set
wyBuild Server Data

The .w5s filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ws (45), wrs (1), wys (1), wts (1)

Can't open a .w5s file?

If you want to open a .w5s file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .w5s association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.w5s

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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