AWD File Type

- The quick facts

What are AWD files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an AWD 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 an AWD file?

AWD files have multiple uses, and Artweaver Document is one of them.

Artweaver Document

These AWD files contain the paint documents created in Artweaver, a full-featured painting software. Artweaver has realistic brushes, a friendly interface, teamwork, and a powerful core to support all the tools and features provided. Artweaver is an excellent tool for expert and beginner painters. One of the features that allow teamwork is that your team can simultaneously work on the same document over LAN or the internet.

How to open AWD files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different AWD openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: February 22, 2021

All known file formats using extension .AWD

While Artweaver Document is a popular type of AWD-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .AWD extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Away3D scene

These AWD files are the scene formats used by Away3D, a 3D graphics software used to create video games and Adobe Flash applications. Away3D has a 3D world editor, a graphics engine, a 3D physics engine, and the compressed AWD file format. Away3D is used to create 3D animation models for Adobe Flash Player and Adobe AIR.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different AWD openers which you will find listed below.

More file formats using the AWD extension

Through our research of AWD files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail, and we would love to hear from you if you have information about either of them.

Microsoft At Work Fax document

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of AWD files. Remember, different programs may use AWD files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

ArtweaverArtweaverUser submitted
Artweaver FreeArtweaver FreeUser submitted
Systweak PhotoStudioSystweak PhotoStudioUser submitted
Artweaver PlusArtweaver PlusUser submitted
AstroWorld Prime EditionAstroWorld Prime EditionUser submitted
AstroWorld Sybex Mega ClassicsAstroWorld Sybex Mega ClassicsUser submitted
AstroWorld Millennium Sybex Mega ClassicsAstroWorld Millennium Sybex Mega ClassicsUser submitted
Prefab3DPrefab3DUser submitted
Away BuilderAway BuilderUser submitted
PhotoPhiliaPhotoPhiliaUser submitted