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PSW file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.psw - Pocket Word Document

The PSW document files are related to Microsoft Word. PSW file is a Pocket Word Document. Pocket Word is a simplified, stripped down version of MS Word, it is a PocketPC application.

Microsoft Word
Document files
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pwd, pwi
Pocket Word Document related extensions:
Unix Readme Document
Notation3 Document
Unicode Text File
Encapsulated Comma Separated Value File
Calendar Printing Assistant Template
Chinese Text File

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

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

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

spw, osw, pws, pss, pse, lsw, pww, pw, psq, psd, ps, pew, sw, pxw, psa

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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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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