What are LDW files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a LDW file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your LDW files.
What is a LDW file?
LDW files have multiple uses, and Little Draw Image is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
Little Draw Image
Little Draw is a drawing/painting program for MS-DOS by Shachar Greenber and Eyal Mush.
How to open LDW files
Important: Different programs may use files with the LDW file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your LDW file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested two different LDW openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: February 24, 2023
All known file formats using extension .LDW
While Little Draw Image is a popular type of LDW-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .LDW file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
Virtual Villagers Data File
Virtual Villagers is a computer gaming application that allows players to manage a village and its people. The Virtual Villagers game is available across multiple computer platforms, including mobile device platforms.
The LDW files used by the Virtual Villagers gaming application store the progress of the Virtual Villagers game so that a player can save the game at a point during their gameplay and can then resume the game later without having to start all over again.
LDW opener for Windows
We have identified one LDW opener that is compatible with this specific type of LDW file.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of LDW files. Remember, different programs may use LDW 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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