File Extension MW

.MW File

File extension: MW
File type: Text Document

Notes about the MW file extension:

To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The MW file type is primarily associated with 'MacWrite II' by Apple Inc.. MacWrite was a word processor application released along with the first Apple Macintosh systems in 1984. MacWrite Pro continues as part of the ClarisWorks (now AppleWorks) office suite.

Detailed information for file extension MW:

Primary association: MacWrite II
Company: Apple Inc.
Mime type: application/macwriteii

Other applications associated with file type MW:

  • Mail Wiper (Mail Control File) by Mail Wiper, Inc.
  • Maple (Worksheet) by Maplesoft, a Division of Waterloo Maple Inc.Maple is a productivity tool for solving mathematical problems and creating interactive technical applications. This is the newer format. An older format used .MWS. This association is classified as XML. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 3C 3F 78 6D 6C 20 76 65 72 73 69 6F 6E 3D 22 31 2E 30 22 20 65 6E 63 6F 64 69 6E 67 3D 22 55 54 46 2D 38 22 3F 3E , ASCII: .?xml.version="1.0".encoding="UTF-8"?
  • MediaWiki (Structured Text) by MediaWiki.orgMediaWiki is a free software wiki package originally written for Wikipedia. It is now used by several other projects of the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation and by many other wikis. You can access Wikipedia and other MediaWiki sites as a collection of .MW files through WikipediaFS. WikipediaFS is a mountable Linux virtual file system that allows you to read and edit articles from any Mediawiki-based site as if they were real files. This association is classified as Text. Related links: WikipediaFS
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database

To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .MW

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: IncrediContent
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\INCRED~1\bin\ImpCnt.exe /tmp /locate /depend %1

ProgramID: Maple9.Worksheet
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Maple 9\\maplew9.exe %1

ProgramID: PerfFile
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\system32\perfmon.exe %1

ProgramID: T126_Whiteboard
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\NetMeeting\wb32.exe - %1

ProgramID: Maple9.5.Worksheet
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Maple 9.5\\maplew9.5.exe %1

ProgramID: Maple10.Worksheet
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Maple 10\\maplew.exe

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