.SDW File Extension

File Type 1

MrSID World File

Developer LizardTech
3.2  |  13 Votes
Category GIS Files
Format Text

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.

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

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Programs that open or reference SDW files

Updated January 12, 2015
File Type 2

StarOffice Writer Text Document

Developer N/A
2.4  |  5 Votes
Category Text Files
Format N/A

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.

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

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

Programs that open or reference SDW files

Updated July 26, 2013

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