XLW File - opening and understanding

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

What is a XLW file?

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

While we do not yet describe the XLW 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 XLW 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 XLW 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 XLW for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 30 different XLW openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
OpenOffice.org CalcOpenOffice.org CalcUser submitted
LibreOfficeLibreOfficeUser submitted
Microsoft ExcelMicrosoft ExcelUser submitted
LibreOffice CalcLibreOffice CalcUser submitted
StarOffice CalcStarOffice CalcUser submitted
OpenOffice.org BaseOpenOffice.org BaseUser submitted
OOo4Kids CalcOOo4Kids CalcUser submitted
Complete OFFICE NumerateComplete OFFICE NumerateUser submitted
TableurTableurUser submitted
Oracle Open Office CalcOracle Open Office CalcUser submitted
Citrix ICA ClientCitrix ICA ClientUser submitted
BrOffice.org CalcBrOffice.org CalcUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
StarOfficeStarOfficeUser submitted
Complete OFFICE CalcComplete OFFICE CalcUser submitted
OpenOffice.ux.pl CalcOpenOffice.ux.pl CalcUser submitted
OpenOffice.org ExcelOpenOffice.org ExcelUser submitted
Any Video Converter ProfessionalAny Video Converter ProfessionalUser submitted
White Label Office CalcWhite Label Office CalcUser submitted
CalcCalcUser submitted
PlusOffice FREE CalcPlusOffice FREE CalcUser submitted
OpenOffice SpreadSheetsOpenOffice SpreadSheetsUser submitted
OOo4KidsOOo4KidsUser submitted
GnumericGnumericUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
Ultra-CalculateUltra-CalculateUser submitted
Perfect Pro Office CalcPerfect Pro Office CalcUser submitted
Dell Protected WorkspaceDell Protected WorkspaceUser submitted
OpenExcelOpenExcelUser 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!