AWS File Type

- The quick facts

What are AWS files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an AWS 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 AWS file?

An .AWS file is an Ability Office Spreadsheet file. These AWS files contain the spreadsheets created in Ability Office, an office tool software developed by Ability. This software is used to create spreadsheets, presentations, databases, and you can edit photos. Ability Office can load files from Microsoft Office 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, and 2003.

How to open AWS files

Important: Different programs may use files with the AWS file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your AWS 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 AWS openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: August 11, 2021

Other file formats using extension .AWS

While Ability Office Spreadsheet is a popular type of AWS-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .AWS extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

AppleWin SaveState

Through our analysis of AWS files, we know that one use of the format is AppleWin SaveState. 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.

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

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Ability OfficeAbility OfficeUser submitted
FLASH Development ToolkitFLASH Development ToolkitUser submitted
Corel Home OfficeCorel Home OfficeUser submitted
AllWebMenus PROAllWebMenus PROUser submitted
Spatial Management SystemSpatial Management SystemUser submitted
RealView DebuggerRealView DebuggerUser submitted
Aldec Active-HDLAldec Active-HDLUser submitted
TOPGUN AWS eSignalTOPGUN AWS eSignalUser submitted
ABILITYABILITYUser submitted
Actix SolutionsActix SolutionsUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with AWS-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with AWS-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!