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MWF file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mwf - Autodesk Mapguide Map Document

The MWF gis files are related to Autodesk MapGuide. MWF file is an Autodesk Mapguide Map Document (Map Windows File). Autodesk MapGuide is a geographic information system (GIS). A MWF or MWX file describes the extent of the data covered in the map, the map projection, and its background color. Other information in the MWF or MWX file describes each map layer, its name, display attributes such as color and style information, and the location of an Autodesk MapGuide Server.

Autodesk MapGuide
GIS files
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Autodesk Mapguide Map Document related extensions:
Carlson SurvCADD GIS File
CompeGPS TwoNav Overview Layer
MapInfo Geoset
MapInfo Access ID File
Navteq POI Data
iGO Primo Junction View Data

.mwf - SDL Trados Memory Word Find File

The MWF data files are related to SDL Trados. MWF file is an SDL Trados Memory Word Find File. SDL Trados is a computer-assisted translation software suite.

SDL Trados
Data files
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SDL Trados Memory Word Find File related extensions:
Pigjar Database
Corel WordPerfect Concordance Data
MADRIX Fixture Library
ProShow Producer Transition Data
Apple Aperture Smart Album Data
FractInt L-System Fractal Data

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

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

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

hwf, jwf, kwf, lwf, maf, mdf, mef, mf, mfw, mqf, msf, mw, mwb, mwc, mwd

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Java Manifest File
Microsoft SQL Server Database
MySQL Workbench Model
Buzz Jacinth Waveform Audio
Metafont Font
ProWorx NXT Memory Data File

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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