XWD File

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

What is an XWD file?

An .XWD file is an X Windows Dump bitmap file. Through our analysis of XWD files, we know that one use of the format is X Windows Dump bitmap. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

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

Suggest another file format using extension XWD

While we know of one file format using the .XWD file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .XWD file.

Various XWD file openers, viewers, etc.

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

Paint Shop ProPaint Shop ProUser submitted
GIMPGIMPUser submitted
MAGIX Photo ManagerMAGIX Photo ManagerUser submitted
ImageMagickImageMagickUser submitted
Systweak PhotoStudioSystweak PhotoStudioUser submitted
PagisPagisUser submitted
XWebDesignorXWebDesignorUser submitted
WinCDEmuWinCDEmuUser submitted
XnViewXnViewUser submitted
MAGIX MP3 MakerMAGIX MP3 MakerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with XWD-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with XWD-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!