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Details of extension .w6w

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .w6w file?
  • Which program can create the .w6w file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .w6w format?
  • What can convert .w6w files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .w6w extension?
Microsoft Word 6 for Mac Document .w6w file icon

Microsoft Word 6 for Mac Document

W6W file is a Microsoft Word 6 for Mac Document. Microsoft Word is a widely used commercial word processor developed by Microsoft.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: Microsoft Word for Mac
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document
Portable Document Format
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation

Other types of files may also use the .w6w file extension. If you have helpful information about .w6w 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 .w6w filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

wtw (1), ww6 (1)

Can't open a .w6w file?

If you want to open a .w6w file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .w6w association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.w6w

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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