WID file format description

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

4 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.wid - Corel Ventura 4 Width Table

The WID data files are related to Corel Ventura. The WID file is a Corel Ventura 4 width table. This file represents the metrics of installed fonts as seen by the default printer driver (in Ventura 4.0 and before).

Corel Ventura
Data files
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.wid - Microsoft Sharepoint Document Set Index

The WID data files are related to Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server. The WSB file is a Microsoft Sharepoint Document Set Index file. Sharepoint is a browser-based collaboration and document management platform from Microsoft. It can be used to host web sites that access shared workspaces and documents, as well as specialized applications like wikis and blogs from a browser.

Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server
Data files
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Microsoft Sharepoint Document Set Index related extensions:
Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac Toolbar Data
Microsoft Dynamics AX Kernel Text Data
Microsoft Outlook Address Book
Microsoft App-V Application
Microsoft Sharepoint Web Part Description
Microsoft SharePoint WorkSpace Groove Database

.wid - SAP Business Objects Web Intelligence Data

The WID data files are related to SAP Business Objects. The WID file is a SAP Business Objects Web Intelligence Data. Business Objects is a query tool sold by a company by the same name which is used to create 'ad hoc' reports from data stored in databases in a client/server fashion.

SAP Business Objects
Data files
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SAP Business Objects Web Intelligence Data related extensions:
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Avid Pro Tools 5 Session Data
Nintendo 3DS BCMDL Model Data
Portable Job Ticket Format Data
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.wid - Visual Studio Widget Data

The WID development files are related to Microsoft Visual Studio. The WID file is a Visual Studio Widget Data. Microsoft Visual Studio is a Integrated Development Environment (IDE) developed by Microsoft to develop GUI (Graphical User Interface), console, Web applications, web apps, mobile apps, cloud, and web services, etc.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Development files
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Visual Studio Widget Data related extensions:
Interface Definition File
ProWorx NXT Format Export
Visual FoxPro Application
Delphi Package Collection
QT Resource Collection File
ER/Studio Data Model

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

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

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

aid, did, eid, id, iwd, sid, wd, wdi, wi, wic, wie, wif, wir, wis, wix

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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