IDW File

Did your computer fail to open an IDW file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .IDW files.

What is an IDW file?

An .IDW file is an Aldus IntelliDraw Drawing file. Through our analysis of IDW files, we know that one use of the format is Aldus IntelliDraw Drawing. 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 yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

What else are .IDW files used for?

While Aldus IntelliDraw Drawing is a popular type of IDW-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .IDW extension.

The IDW file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So an IDW opener may not be able to open all kinds of IDW files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited IDW viewer.

AutoDesk Inventor drawing

Through our analysis of IDW files, we know that one use of the format is AutoDesk Inventor drawing. 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 yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Various IDW file openers, viewers, etc.

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

Autodesk Inventor ViewAutodesk Inventor ViewUser submitted
Autodesk, Inc. InventorViewAutodesk, Inc. InventorViewUser submitted
Autodesk, Inc. DtDvAutodesk, Inc. DtDvUser submitted
AutodeskR InventorRAutodeskR InventorRUser submitted
Autodesk InventorAutodesk InventorUser submitted
Teamcenter VisualizationTeamcenter VisualizationUser submitted
GSGSUser submitted
Autodesk Design AssistantAutodesk Design AssistantUser submitted
Digitizer ApplicationDigitizer ApplicationUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with IDW-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 IDW-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!