>> BQW file

BQW file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bqw - ArcInfo BSQ World Data

The BQW gis files are related to ESRI ArcInfo. BQW file is an ArcInfo BSQ World Data. ArcInfo is a complete and extensible geographic information system.

ESRI ArcInfo
GIS files
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ArcInfo BSQ World Data related extensions:
ArcView Lineset Symbol Data
ArcGIS JPEG World File
Applanix Exterior Orientation Data
Carlson SurvCE Backup Data
XMap for Mac Data
QGis Symbology Data

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

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

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

bqa, bqs, bw, qbw, qw

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Landsat 8 Quality Assessment Band Data
BillQuick Database
SGI Black and White Image
Intuit QuickBooks Company File
QmailAdmin Data

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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