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W3S file format description

Many people share .w3s files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .w3s file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .w3s files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.w3s - Warcraft 3 Sounds Definition

The W3S game data files are related to Warcraft 3. The W3S file is a Warcraft 3 Sounds Definition. Warcraft 3 is a real-time strategy game from Blizzard Entertainment.

Warcraft 3
Game Data files
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Warcraft 3 Sounds Definition related extensions:
Spore User Interface Texture
Anno 2070 Effect Data
Minecraft Region Data
Glider Pro House Data
Microsoft Hearts Save
Warcraft 3 Saved Game

Naturally, other applications may also use the .w3s file extension. Even harmful programs can create .w3s files. Be especially cautious with .w3s files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .w3s 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 .w3s file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

3s, 3ws, a3s, d3s, e3s, q3s, s3s, w3, w3c, w3e, w3q, w3x, w3z, wes, wrs

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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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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