PWZIP file format description
Many people share .pwzip files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .pwzip file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .pwzip files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.pwzip - Polyworks Compressed Archive
The PWZIP archive files are related to Polyworks. PWZIP file is a Polyworks Compressed Archive. Innovmetric PolyWorks is a universal 3D point cloud processing software solution that leads the automotive and aeronautic industries worldwide.
- Archive files
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- Polyworks Compressed Archive related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .pwzip file extension. Even harmful programs can create .pwzip files. Be especially cautious with .pwzip files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .pwzip 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 .pwzip file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- WinZip Mac Archive
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