>> CSW file

CSW file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.csw - Compressed Square Wave

The CSW audio files are related to CSW Tools. CSW file is a Compressed Square Wave. Compressed Square Wave created by Ramsoft ZX Spectrum demogroup. CSW files are a way of storing sample data in a compact form.

CSW Tools
Audio files
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Compressed Square Wave related extensions:
Adlib Tracker II Pattern File
Extended MIDI Song
MKJamz Audio File
Fuzzac Packer Module
ZynAddSubFX Master File
PxTone PtNoise Audio File

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

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

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

cw, csq, csd, dsw, ccw, vsw, ssw, fsw, cww, cs, xsw, sw, scw, cws, css

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

CardWorks Template
Compact Shared Document
Casio WK-3000 User Scale Memory
Microsoft Visual FoxPro Client-Server Query File
Microsoft Developer Studio Workspace
Crossword Compiler Crossword File

Operating systems

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

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