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ARW file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.srf - Sony RAW Image

SRF fle is a Sony RAW image data. A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor of a Sony digital camera.

.srf file format description:
SRF format
Microsoft RAW Image Thumbnailer and Viewer
Graphic files
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arw, sr2
Sony RAW Image related links:
Sony RAW Image related extensions:
Canon Raw 2 Image
Canon Raw Image
Leaf RAW Image
Minolta RAW Image
Olympus RAW Image
Fujifilm Raw Image

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

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

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

adw, rw, awr, atw, arq, ard, ar, afw, raw, aw, ars, are, ara, agw

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Adhawin Transliteration Scheme
Iconics AlarmWorX32 Report File
Remedy ARS Macro
Asprova Project
Raw Image Data
Adobe After Effects Render Settings

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