PWD file format description

Many people often share .pwd files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .pwd files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .pwd files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .pwd files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .pwd file format.

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pwd - DynaCAD v4 Parts Document

The PWD document files are related to DynaCAD. The PWD file is a DynaCAD v4 Parts Document. DynaCAD is a general purpose 2D CAD program. It comes with various features to support users, such as capabilities in the field of civil engineering, raster editing commands and data compatibility with that of AutoCAD, in addition to its user-friendly CAD functions. The DynaCAD seems to be no longer supported.

Category:Document files
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DynaCAD v4 Parts Document related extensions:

  • dc5 DynaCAD v5 Document
  • dc6 DynaCAD v6 Document
  • dcw DynaCAD v4 Document
  • dcz DynaCAD Document
  • p5d DynaCAD v5 Parts Document
  • p6d DynaCAD v6 Parts Document

.pwd - Solid Edge Weldment Document

The PWD document files are related to Solid Edge. The PWD file is a Solid Edge Weldment Document. Solid Edge is a 3D CAD parametric feature solid modeling software. It runs on Microsoft Windows and provides solid modeling, assembly modelling and drafting functionality for mechanical engineers.

Application:Solid Edge
Category:Document files
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Solid Edge Weldment Document related extensions:

  • bgv BonanzaGraf Financial Presentation
  • prvx SoftMaker Presentations Document Template
  • cpi Sietronics XRD Scan Document
  • bk Adobe FrameMaker Book Document
  • ban Broderbund PrintMaster Banner
  • f2d Autodesk Fusion 360 2D Drawing

.psw - Pocket Word Document

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

Application:Microsoft Word
Category:Document files
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Aliases:pwd, pwi

Pocket Word Document related extensions:

  • dxb Autodesk Drawing Interchange Binary
  • pptx Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 Presentation
  • pwdpl Password Pad Lite Document
  • wp Corel WordPerfect Document
  • rtab Randy Tab Guitar Tablature
  • indl Adobe InDesign Library

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .pwd file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .pwd extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .pwd files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .pwd files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .pwd 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .pwd file

To set the .pwd file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .pwd file association. Many applications can open .pwd files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .pwd file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

lwd, owd, pad, pd, pdd, pdw, ped, psd, pw, pwc, pwe, pwf, pwr, pws, pwv

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .pwd filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .pwd:

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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