GABW file format description
Many people share .gabw files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .gabw file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .gabw files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.zabw - AbiWord Gzip Compressed Document
ZABW file is an AbiWord Gzip Compressed Document. AbiWord is a free word processor licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL).
- .zabw file format description:
- ZABW format
- Document files
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- AbiWord Gzip Compressed Document related links:
- AbiWord Gzip Compressed Document related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .gabw file extension. Even harmful programs can create .gabw files. Be especially cautious with .gabw files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .gabw 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 .gabw file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
abw, gab, gbw
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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