DWL2 File

What are DWL2 files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DWL2 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 DWL2 file?

A .DWL2 file is an AutoCAD Drawing Lock file.

The .dwl2 file extension is most commonly used by the AutoCAD computer-aided design software. These files contain locked copies of AutoCAD DWG files. When a user opens a DWG file that is opened by another user, the DWL2 file is created to avoid accidental modifications or deletions of file data.

How to open DWL2 files

We have identified one DWL2 opener that is compatible with this specific type of DWL2 file.

Programs that open AutoCAD Drawing Lock files


Last updated: November 14, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of DWL2 files. Remember, different programs may use DWL2 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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