FWC file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.fwc - SIMATIC WinCC Project

The FWC project files are related to SIMATIC WinCC. The FWC file is a SIMATIC WinCC Project. SIMATIC WinCC is a scalable process visualization system with powerful functions for monitoring automated processes.

Project files
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SIMATIC WinCC Project related extensions:
Anno Designer Project
Lumion v7 Project
TREAT Project
Citavi v3 Project
Live Home 3D Project
Ashampoo Home Designer Pro Project

.fwc - FWS Sonde Import Data

The FWC data files are related to FWS. The FWC file is a FWS Sonde Import Data. FWS is an acquisition software for the Electromind Full Wave Sonic logging sondes.

Data files
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FWS Sonde Import Data related extensions:
FWS Field Data

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

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

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

bwc, cwc, dwc, ewc, fac, fc, fcw, fdc, fec, fqc, fsc, fw, fwd, fwf, fws

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Operating systems

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