SWS File

What are SWS files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a SWS 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 SWS file?

SWS files have multiple uses, and PowerDesigner WorkSpace is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

PowerDesigner WorkSpace

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 SWS files

Important: Different programs may use files with the SWS file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your SWS file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

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

Last updated: February 24, 2023

All known file formats using extension .SWS

While PowerDesigner WorkSpace is a popular type of SWS-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .SWS file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

ScreenWeaver Project

We know that one SWS format is ScreenWeaver Project. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

PowerDesignerPowerDesignerUser submitted
PowerAMCPowerAMCUser submitted
SHARP Pen SoftwareSHARP Pen SoftwareUser submitted
SmarTermSmarTermUser submitted
Power DesignerPower DesignerUser submitted
Visual DataFlex StudioVisual DataFlex StudioUser submitted
SigviewSigviewUser submitted
PredictCrudeShellPredictCrudeShellUser submitted
SoloCastSoloCastUser submitted
NetworkNetworkUser submitted

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