NWS File - opening and understanding

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

What is a NWS file?

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

While we do not yet describe the NWS file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about NWS files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open NWS files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension NWS for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 15 different NWS openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Windows Live MailWindows Live MailUser submitted
The Print ShopThe Print ShopUser submitted
PrintMasterPrintMasterUser submitted
Outlook ExpressOutlook ExpressUser submitted
ScrapbooksScrapbooksUser submitted
FX AccuChartsFX AccuChartsUser submitted
PrintMaster GoldPrintMaster GoldUser submitted
Poczta uslugi Windows LivePoczta uslugi Windows LiveUser submitted
TeleTrader ProfessionalTeleTrader ProfessionalUser submitted
Precision Farming SoftwarePrecision Farming SoftwareUser submitted
BISNEWS ProfessionalBISNEWS ProfessionalUser submitted
flatex traderflatex traderUser submitted
Windows Live PostaWindows Live PostaUser submitted
Click & Create Stand Alone ApplicationClick & Create Stand Alone ApplicationUser submitted
Windows Live Mail DesktopWindows Live Mail DesktopUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!