BSW File

What are BSW files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a BSW 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 BSW file?

A .BSW file is a Bank Street Writer Dictionary file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open BSW files

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

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

Last updated: January 4, 2013

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

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