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.MW File Extension

File Type 1MacWrite Text Document

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File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

What is a MW file?

Text document created by MacWrite, the first word processing program available for the Macintosh; contains text, font styles, and basic page formatting information.

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NOTE: MacWrite, AppleWorks, and ClarisWorks have been discontinued.

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Programs that open MW files
Apple MacWrite
Apple ClarisWorks
Apple AppleWorks
Updated 8/10/2014

File Type 2Maple Worksheet

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CategoryData Files


This file is saved in an XML format. You can view the XML structure and contents of the file in a text editor.

.MW File Association 2

Worksheet created with Maple, a technical computing software program; may include advanced mathematics equations, graphs, plots, animations, user comments, and other data; encoded in an XML format.

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NOTE: MW files are created by Maple 9 and later. Previous versions saved worksheets with an .MWS extension.

Programs that open MW files
Updated 8/18/2009

.MW Extension Information

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