What is a .CWS File And How To Open It – ChordWizard Software (Easy Steps)

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Have you came across a file with the .cws extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .cws file extension and how to open it.

What is a .CWS file?

The file extension .CWS is ChordWizard Song. It was developed by ChordWizard Software. The file is a audio related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .cws file on 1 platform.

How to open a .CWS file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .CWS file on various operating systems.

How to open a .CWS file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .cws file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the ChordWizard Songtrix software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is ChordWizard Songtrix.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .CWS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the ChordWizard Songtrix software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .CWS file?

If you are still unable to open the .CWS file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .CWS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .cws – Apple. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .CWS file with the ChordWizard Songtrix program on Windows.