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IWS file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.iws - IntelliJ IDEA Workspace

IWS file is a IntelliJ IDEA Workspace. IntelliJ IDEA is a commercial Java IDE by JetBrains. The .iws file contains workspace with your personal settings, for example, opened files, folding, preferences for VCS, Local History, Run/Debug configurations, etc.

.iws file format description:
IWS format
Application:
IntelliJ IDEA
Category:
Development files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
IntelliJ IDEA Workspace related links:
-
IntelliJ IDEA Workspace related extensions:
.iml
IntelliJ IDEA Module
.ipr
IntelliJ IDEA Project

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

Can't open a .iws 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:

example.iws

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 .iws file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ias, wis, ows, kws, iwz, iw, iss, iqs, ids, ws, uws, lws, jws, iwc, isw

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.ias
Intermodulation Analysis System Data
.ws
IBM Personal Communications WorkStation Profile
.jws
Java Web Service
.isw
Intuit Statement Writer Data
.ids
Infini-D Scene
.ws
Worksheet Builder Worksheet

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