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GWZ file extension

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

  • What is the .gwz file?
  • What program do I need to open a .gwz file?
  • How can the .gwz file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .gwz files to another format?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .gwz?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .gwz extension?

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

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

Groundspeak Wherigo Cartridge Archive

GWZ file is a Groundspeak Wherigo Cartridge Archive. Wherigo is a platform that allows you to build location based GPS experiences on your computer and play them in the real world.
Category: Data files
Application: Wherigo
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
GWZ aliases:
GWZ related links:
GWZ related extensions:
Groundspeak Compiled Wherigo Cartridge

Groundspeak Wherigo Cartridge Log

Groundspeak Wherigo Save File

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

The .gwz file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

rwz, bwz, wz, twz, gz, gws, gw, gez, gaz, wgz, gwx, gwa, gsz, gdz

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Microsoft Outlook Rules Wizard
Rawzor Compressed Image
WinImage Batch Configuration
TerraGo Collaboration Package
Groundspeak Wherigo Save File
Age of Empires II Saved Game
S60 Web Runtime Widget Package
Gzip Compressed File
GeoStudio Compressed Project
MapleStory WZ Package

Can't open a .gwz 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 .gwz 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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