>> GIW file

GIW file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.giw - Graph-in-the-Box for Windows Presentation

The GIW document files are related to Graph-in-the-Box. GIW file is a Graph-in-the-Box for Windows Presentation. Graph-in-the-Box is a chart program for MS-DOS. The Graph-in-the-Box seems to be no longer supported.

Document files
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Graph-in-the-Box for Windows Presentation related extensions:
Graph-in-the-Box Chart

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

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

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

gwi, gi, viw, riw, igw, gw, gid, tiw, iw, gis

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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