DWS File Type

- The quick facts

What are DWS files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DWS 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 DWS file?

A .DWS file is a Dyalog APL WorkSpace 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 DWS files

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

Last updated: March 17, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

AutoCADAutoCADUser submitted
DWG TrueViewDWG TrueViewUser submitted
DraftSightDraftSightUser submitted
NetOp Remote ControlNetOp Remote ControlUser submitted
Ulead DVD WorkshopUlead DVD WorkshopUser submitted
GstarCADGstarCADUser submitted
VidCAD OEMVidCAD OEMUser submitted
CorelCADCorelCADUser submitted
AOEMViewAOEMViewUser submitted
DWG FastView - EnglishDWG FastView - EnglishUser submitted

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