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3WS file format description

Many people share .3ws files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .3ws file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .3ws files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.3ws - CityEngine Web Scene

The 3WS data files are related to ESRI CityEngine. The 3WS file is a CityEngine Web Scene. ESRI CityEngine is a three-dimensional (3D) modeling software application. It is specialized in the generation of 3D urban environments.

ESRI CityEngine
Data files
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CityEngine Web Scene related extensions:
Microsoft Expression Web Picture Library
PowerSoft Report
FARSITE Weather Data
DjVu Shared Dictionary
Adium Contact List Layout
VIVA Template

.3wn - XYZware Nobel 3D Model

The 3WN document files are related to XYZware. The 3WN file is an XYZware Nobel 3D Model. XYZware is an application introduced by XYZprinting for designing, customizing and printing digital 3D Models.

Document files
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XYZware Nobel 3D Model related extensions:
XYZware 3D Document
XYZware Nobel 3D Model

Naturally, other applications may also use the .3ws file extension. Even harmful programs can create .3ws files. Be especially cautious with .3ws files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .3ws file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .3ws file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

3ds, 3es, 3s, 3w, ews, rws, w3s, ws, wws

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

IBM Personal Communications WorkStation Profile
Worksheet Builder Worksheet
XYZware 3D Document
SmartWare Worksheet Document
Autodesk 3D Studio Scene
The Witcher 2 Game Script

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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