How to open DWS files

Did your computer fail to open a DWS file? We explain what DWS files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a DWS file?

The DWS file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the DWS file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 1 different use of the DWS extension, which you can read more about below.

Dyalog APL WorkSpace

Through our analysis of DWS files, we know that one use of the format is Dyalog APL WorkSpace. 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.

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

Software that will open, convert or fix DWS files

These apps are known to open certain types of DWS files. Since many different programs may use DWS files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific DWS file.

AutoCADAutoCADUser submitted
DWG TrueViewDWG TrueViewUser submitted
DraftSightDraftSightUser submitted
VidCAD OEMVidCAD OEMUser submitted
CorelCADCorelCADUser submitted
DWG FastView - EnglishDWG FastView - EnglishUser submitted
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FenestraFenestraUser submitted
SprinkCADSprinkCADUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with DWS-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with DWS-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!