FWS file format description
Many people share .fws files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .fws file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .fws files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.fws - Check Point NG Firewall Settings
The FWS configuration files are related to Checkpoint NG Firewall. FWS file is a Check Point NG Firewall Settings. Check Point Next Generation Firewall is a product used to provide secure Internet connections.
- Checkpoint NG Firewall
- Configuration files
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- Check Point NG Firewall Settings related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .fws file extension. Even harmful programs can create .fws files. Be especially cautious with .fws files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .fws 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .fws file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
fw, vws, fwc, fs, wfs, bws, tws, gws, fwe, fss, fes, fas, ws, cws, rws
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- General Firmware File
- FWS Sonde Import Data
- Forth Source Code
- F# Implementation
- VeriWave WaveTest Sequence Data
- SmartWare Standard View File
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