Informations about the SHW filename extension and the file formats associated with it
We collected the information you should know about the .shw filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .shw file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.
1 filename extension(s) are in our database
.shw - Corel Presentations Document
The SHW file is a Document file, which is connected to the Corel Presentations Document according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Corel Presentations Document (.shw) files can be opened or converted with the help of Corel WordPerfect Office.
- Format description:
- SHW format description not yet available
- Corel WordPerfect Office
- Magic string:
- - / -
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Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .shw file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .shw extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .shw files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.
The .shw file can’t be opened on your computer?
If the program necessary for opening the .shw file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .shw file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.
While opening the .shw file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:
- The .shw file might have been damaged during download. Try downloading the file again.
- It’s possible that the .shw file was created with a newer version of the application. If you’re not using the newest version, then try updating the applicationi.
- The file’s access rights aren’t properly adjusted. Check the file’s access rights.
- Harmful programs may have modified the associations for the filename extensions. Run a virus check on your computer.
- The Windows registry’s database is damaged. With the help of Windows System Restore, you can return to a previous state with system settings that still work.
Incorrectly given .shw extension
The .shw filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .shw files.
chw, sw, snw, shs, sh, sbw, hsw, syw, stw, smw, shd, sgw, hw
Maybe you’re not even looking for the .shw file extension?
It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .shw extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.
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- Windows Shadow Header
- STEPS Frequency Response Data
- Neopaint for Windows Stamp
The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.
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