3DW File Type

- The quick facts

What are 3DW files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a 3DW file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a 3DW file?

A .3DW file is a 3D World Studio model file. Through our analysis of 3DW files, we know that one use of the format is 3D World Studio model. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open 3DW files

Important: Different programs may use files with the 3DW file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your 3DW file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

We have not yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Last updated: October 29, 2012

Suggest another file format using extension 3DW

While we know of one file format using the .3DW file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .3DW file.