.ZW File Extension

2 file types use the .zw file extension.
File Type 1

Zooper Widget Template

2.9  |  14 Votes
Category Compressed Files
Format Zip

What is a ZW file?

Compressed .ZIP archive created and used by Zooper Widget Pro, an android app used to create custom Android widgets; stores a template with all the resources of the widget such as bitmaps and fonts.

More Information

When you save a template the ZW file is saved in the "ZooperWidget" folder in the SD card along with a .PNG screenshot of your widget. You can share the template by placing it in the "ZooperWidget" folder in the SD card of the recipient's device.

NOTE: The free version of Zooper Widget cannot open the ZW file, only the Zooper Widget Pro can open the ZW file. Zooper Widget Pro has been discontinued and is no longer available for download.

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Programs that open or reference ZW files

MYCOLORSCREEN Zooper Widget Pro for Android
Updated September 20, 2019
File Type 2

Chinese Text File

Developer N/A
1.8  |  6 Votes
Category Text Files
Format N/A

What is a ZW file?

Text document containing Chinese characters; uses ASCII/Chinese Character Encoding; similar to an .HZ file, but uses a different coding style; also known as a HXWZ file.

More Information

The ZW format was primarily used for sending Chinese text via terminal communications programs. Since most operating systems support multiple languages now, ZW files are not commonly used.

Programs that open ZW files

Updated July 11, 2009

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