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.SDW File Extension

File Type 1MrSID World File

DeveloperLizardTech
Popularity
3.3 (6 Votes)
CategoryGIS Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

What is an SDW file?

GIS file created for MrSID .SID raster images; contains georeferencing information that maps the raster image data in the SID file to real-world coordinates; contains the units of measurement for the image pixels as well as the coordinates of the upper-left hand pixel.

More Information

SDW files are saved in a plain text format and may be viewed with a text editor.

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Programs that open SDW files
Windows
ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop
Blue Marble Geographics Global Mapper
GDAL
Updated 1/12/2015

File Type 2StarOffice Writer Text Document

DeveloperN/A
Popularity
2.0 (3 Votes)
CategoryText Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

.SDW File Association 2

Text document created with StarOffice Writer 5.0 or earlier (also known as "StarWriter"); the word processor included with Sun Microsystem's StarOffice suite; may also be opened with the Apache OpenOffice Writer program.

More Information

StarWriter documents created with StarOffice 6 or later use the .SXW extension.

NOTE: Apache OpenOffice was formerly known as OpenOffice.org.

Programs that open SDW files
Windows
Apache OpenOffice
LibreOffice
Mac
Apache OpenOffice
Planamesa NeoOffice
LibreOffice
Linux
Apache OpenOffice
LibreOffice
Updated 7/26/2013

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