RWL File

What are RWL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a RWL 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 RWL file?

A .RWL file is a Leica RAW Image 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 RWL files

We have identified 2 RWL openers that are compatible with this specific type of RWL file.

Programs that open Leica RAW Image files

Last updated: March 15, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Adobe PhotoshopAdobe PhotoshopUser submitted
Zoner Photo StudioZoner Photo StudioUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
CyberLink PhotoDirectorCyberLink PhotoDirectorUser submitted
DxO OpticsProDxO OpticsProUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
FastRawViewerFastRawViewerUser submitted
PhotoImpPhotoImpUser submitted
Photo DataBasePhoto DataBaseUser submitted
SView5SView5User submitted

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