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.MW File Extension

File Type 1MacWrite Text Document

3.0 (4 Votes)
CategoryText Files


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

What is an 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

2.8 (10 Votes)
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

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