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AW file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .aw file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .aw file?
  • What program do I need to open a .aw file?
  • How can the .aw file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .aw files to another format?

We hope you find this page helpful and a valuable resource!

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ Answer Wizard Index

AW file is an Answer Wizard Index. Microsoft Answer Wizard uses an index (AW file) of your custom Help topics generated by the Answer Wizard Builder as the source for deriving answers to user questions.
AW format description not yet available
Category: Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
AW aliases:
AW related links:
AW related extensions:
Windows Global Index File

Windows Help File

Hypertext Markup Language Document

Compiled HTML Help

Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension HTML

ColdFusion Markup Language

Windows Help Project

HTML Document with SSI

Windows Help Full-Text Search Index

Windows Help Full Text Group File

✅ Applixware Words Document

AW file is an Applixware Words Document. Applixware is a suite of modular applications edited by Vistasource, Inc.
AW format description not yet available
Category: Document files
Application: Applixware
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
AW aliases:
AW related links:
AW related extensions:
Applixware Graphic

Other types of files may also use the .aw file extension.

🚫 The .aw file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

aa, ad, ae, aq, as, qw, wa, zw

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Audible Audiobook
Adobe Flash ActionScript
After Dark Screensaver
QmailAdmin Data
DSM Application Diagram
WavArc Compressed Audio
Curse: The Eye Of Isis Game Data
Chinese Text File
SoftQuad Author/Editor Document
Ancestral Quest Database

🔴 Can't open a .aw file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .aw file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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