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W3D file format description

Many people share .w3d files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .w3d file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .w3d files.

4 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.w3d - Adobe Shockwave 3D Scene

The W3D data files are related to Adobe Shockwave Player. The W3D file is an Adobe Shockwave 3D Scene. Adobe Shockwave is a multimedia platform for building interactive multimedia applications and video games.

Adobe Shockwave Player
Data files
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Adobe Shockwave 3D Scene related extensions:
Multi-Edit Configuration
OnScale Build Input Data
ANSYS DesignModeler Data
ArchiCAD Attributes Data
PIPE-FLO Pipe Data Table
Yamaha MONTAGE Bulk Data

.w3d - Warcraft 3 Map Doodads Data

The W3D game data files are related to Warcraft 3. The W3D file is a Warcraft 3 Map Doodads Data. Warcraft 3 is a real-time strategy game from Blizzard Entertainment.

Warcraft 3
Game Data files
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Warcraft 3 Map Doodads Data related extensions:
Warcraft 3 Map Destructables Data
Painkiller: Overdose Model Data
TADS 3 Saved Position Data
Assetto Corsa Animation Data
How to Survive 2 Saved Game
Pathea: Planet Explorers ISO Image

.w3d - Wolfenstein 3D Game Data

The W3D game data files are related to Wolfenstein 3D. The W3D file is a Wolfenstein 3D Game Data. Wolfenstein 3D is a first-person shooter video game developed by id Software.

Wolfenstein 3D
Game Data files
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Wolfenstein 3D Game Data related extensions:
Transport Fever Compressed Cache Data
Operation Flashpoint Audio Data
Eschalon: Book I Saved Game Data
Star Wars Battlefront II Saved Game
Gateworld Data File
Ultima Online Patch Data

.w3d - WinImage Raytracing Control Data

The W3D data files are related to WinImage. The W3D file is a WinImage Raytracing Control Data. Black Belt Systems WinImages is a bitmap graphics editor and special effects applicator that supports both automation of editing tasks and animation of effects. The WinImage seems to be no longer supported.

Data files
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WinImage Raytracing Control Data related extensions:
WinImage Batch Configuration
WinImage Disk Image Data
WinImage Extended Layer Data
WinImage Disk Image
WinImage ZIP Compressed Disk Image
WinImage List

Naturally, other applications may also use the .w3d file extension. Even harmful programs can create .w3d files. Be especially cautious with .w3d files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .w3d 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 .w3d file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

3d, a3d, d3d, e3d, q3d, s3d, w3, w3c, w3e, w3s, w3v, w3x, wd, wd3, wed

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Simple 3D Object
Reality Pump Game Package
Amapi Designer 3D Model
EverQuest Game Data
CAD-3D Model

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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