>> CWL file

CWL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cwl - TeXstudio Completion Word List

The CWL configuration files are related to TeXstudio. CWL file is a TeXstudio Completion Word List. TeXstudio is an integrated writing environment for creating LaTeX documents.

Configuration files
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TeXstudio Completion Word List related extensions:
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .cwl file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cwl files. Be especially cautious with .cwl files coming from an unknown source!

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

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

cal, cw, dwl, cwm, cel, wl, vwl, fwl, cwp, cwk, cql, cl, cdl, wcl, swl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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