>> LW5 file

LW5 file format description

Many people share .lw5 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .lw5 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .lw5 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.lw5 - Lightwright 5 Data

The LW5 data files are related to Lightwright. LW5 file is a Lightwright 5 Data. Lightwright is a spreadsheet / database program created specifically for theatrical lighting applications.

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Lightwright 5 Data related extensions:
Lightwright Show Data
Lightwright 4 Data
Lightwright Automated Action Data
Lightwright Printed Paperwork Formatting Instructions
Lightwright Attribute List
Lightwright Database

Naturally, other applications may also use the .lw5 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .lw5 files. Be especially cautious with .lw5 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .lw5 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 .lw5 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ls5, lw, lwt, pw5, wl5

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Wolfenstein 3D Game Data
LiteWave Compressed Audio File
Line Work TIFF Image
Lightwave 3D Binary Data
Lightwright Attribute List
PlanetPress Workflow Configuration

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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