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DW file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dw - David Whittaker Format Music

DW file is a David Whittaker Format Music. DW is an Amiga music format created by David Whittaker.

.dw file format description:
DW format
Audio files
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David Whittaker Format Music related links:
Oldsk00l MOD Player
David Whittaker Format Music related extensions:
Native Instruments Kontakt Compressed Wave
Creative Labs Sound Blaster Instruments
Cubase Drum Map
Roland VS-840 Recorded Audio
MAZ Sound VSampler 3 Library
MAZ Sound VSampler 2 Library

.dw - DesignWorkshop Data

DW file is a DesignWorkshop Data. DesignWorkshop is a three-dimensional modeling program for architectural design and related endeavors.

.dw file format description:
DW format description not yet available
Document files
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DesignWorkshop Data related links:
DesignWorkshop Data related extensions:
OpenXPS Document
MS Help 2 Compiled Help
Pazzles Inspiration Studio Document
BRL-CAD Document
IBM InfoSphere Blueprint Director Document
Windows Help Full Text Group File

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

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

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

cw, vw, rw, ds, dd, wd, sw, fw, de

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

CardWorks Template
Lightscape View File
Pasco DataStudio Data
OMA Download Descriptor
SmartWare Custom View File
General Firmware File

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