What is a .PWT File And How To Open It – Autodesk (Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .pwt 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. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .pwt file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .PWT file?

The file extension .PWT is from AutoCAD Publish To Web Template.This file extension belongs to the developer Autodesk. This file belongs to the text format and it is a CAD software file.

What to know

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

How to open a .PWT file?

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

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

The .pwt file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Autodesk AutoCAD 2020 software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Autodesk AutoCAD 2020.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PWT file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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 Autodesk AutoCAD 2020 software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .PWT file?

If you are still unable to open the .PWT file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .PWT file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .pwt – Microsoft. 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 .PWT file with the Autodesk AutoCAD 2020 program on Windows.