MPW file format description
Many people share .mpw files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .mpw file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .mpw files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.mpw - Mapwel GPS Map
The MPW data files are related to Mapwel. MPW file is a Mapwel GPS Map. Mapwel is an all-in-one software product that enables the user to draw maps, compile data, and transfer to GPS through one easy to use program.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .mpw file extension. Even harmful programs can create .mpw files. Be especially cautious with .mpw files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .mpw 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 .mpw file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
hpw, jpw, lpw, mlw, mow, mp, mpa, mpd, mpe, mpq, mps, mw, mwp, npw, pmw
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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