What is a .EXW File And How To Open It – Rapid Deployment Software (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .exw extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .exw file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .EXW file?

The file extension .EXW is Euphoria Source code File. It was developed by Rapid Deployment Software. The file has the text format, and it is a development related file.

What to know

There are currently 5 software that can open the .exw file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .EXW file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .EXW file on various operating systems.

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

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .exw file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the gVim software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use openEuphoria Euphoria, Microsoft Notepad, Microsoft WordPad and gVim software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .EXW file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

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 gVim software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .EXW file on Linux

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .exw file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the GNU Emacs software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: openEuphoria Euphoria and GNU Emacs.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .EXW 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the GNU Emacs software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .EXW file?

If you are still unable to open the .EXW file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .EXW file.exx – IBM, .eyb – Microsoft, .eye – ETI, .eyetv – Geniatech, .eyetvp – Geniatech. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .EXW file with the gVim, openEuphoria Euphoria, Microsoft Notepad, Microsoft WordPad programs on Windows and GNU Emacs, openEuphoria Euphoria software on Linux.