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Details of extension .wer

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Windows Error Report

WER file is a Windows Error Report. Windows Error Reporting (WER) is a crash reporting technology introduced by Microsoft with Windows XP and included in later Windows versions and Windows Mobile 5.0 and 6.0.
Category: Other files
Application: -
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
WinSQL E/R Diagram .wer file icon

WinSQL E/R Diagram

WER file is a WinSQL E/R Diagram. WinSQL is a universal database management tool that works with almost every relational database in the market.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: WinSQL
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
WinSQL Export Template
WinSQL HTML Export Template
WinSQL Scheduled Task Script
WinSQL Script
WinSQL Offline Backup Data
WinSQL DataBag Data
WinSQL Schema Diff Template
WinSQL Data Diff Template

Other types of files may also use the .wer file extension. If you have helpful information about .wer 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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Wee Configuration File

The .wer filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

der (1), wsr (1), wr (1), wet (1), wef (1), wed (1), ser (1), eer (1), aer (1), wwr (1), wrr (1), wfr (1), weg (1), wee (1), wdr (1)

Can't open a .wer file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.wer

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