APW file format description

Many people often share .apw files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .apw files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .apw files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .apw files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .apw file format.

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.apw - AnyPassword Data File

The APW data files are related to AnyPassword. The APW file is an AnyPassword Data File. AnyPassword is a tool that lets you store and arrange all your passwords, user IDs, and related information in a tree form.

Data files
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AnyPassword Data File related extensions:
Topocad Tunnel Section Template
Symbian OS Application Information
ISAPI Update Data
ES File Explorer Encrypted Data
NexusDB v2 Database
XPMPro 2.0 Data

.apw - Adobe Authorware Packaged Data

The APW development files are related to Adobe Authorware. The APW file is an Adobe Authorware Packaged Data. Authorware is a visual authoring tool for creating rich-media e-learning applications for delivery on corporate networks, CD/DVD, and the Web.

Adobe Authorware
Development files
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Adobe Authorware Packaged Data related extensions:
KDevelop Dialog Box
WebLogic Java Control Source
WinDev HyperFileSQL Transaction Log
ODBC Script
Visual C++ Project Filters
Sybase PowerBuilder Dynamic Link Library

.apw - Aspen Plus Document

The APW data files are related to Aspen Plus. The APW file is an Aspen Plus Document. Aspen Plus is a process modeling tool used for process monitoring, optimization and conceptual design, especially by chemical process industries.

Aspen Plus
Data files
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Aspen Plus Document related extensions:
BookSmart Book Data
GAEB 1990 Data File
PocoMail PocoScript
Password Safe Database
Foxit Reader Data
Avery LabelPro Design Document

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

Can't open a .apw 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 .apw file extension is often given incorrectly!

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. By providing this list, we aim to assist users in finding the correct information more easily and improving their overall search experience on our site.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

alw, ap, apa, apd, ape, aps, aw, awp, paw, pw, qpw, wpw, xpw, zpw

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .apw filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .apw:

Monkey's Audio File
WordPerfect Works Document
Alphacam Punch Drawing
Pawaa File
Entrypoint 90 Application
Applixware Words Document

Operating systems

At DataTypes.net, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by DataTypes.net:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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