What is a .RWSNIPPET File And How To Open It – Realmac Software (Visual Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .rwsnippet extension and you don’t know what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .rwsnippet file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .RWSNIPPET file?

The .RWSNIPPET file extension stands for RapidWeaver Snippet File. The creator of this file extension is Realmac Software. The file has the xml format, and it is a development related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .RWSNIPPET file?

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

How to open a .RWSNIPPET file on Mac

The .rwsnippet file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Realmac RapidWeaver software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Realmac RapidWeaver software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .RWSNIPPET 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Realmac RapidWeaver software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .RWSNIPPET file?

If you are still unable to open the .RWSNIPPET file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .RWSNIPPET file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .rwstyle – Realmac Software, .rwsw – Realmac Software, .rwt – International Reading Association, .rwt – International Reading Association, .rwtheme – Realmac Software. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .RWSNIPPET file with the Realmac RapidWeaver program on Mac.