What is a .VRCW File And How To Open It – VRChat Inc.

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .vrcw extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .vrcw file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .VRCW file?

The .VRCW file extension stands for VRChat World. The development of this file was done by VRChat Inc.. The file is a game related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .vrcw file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .VRCW file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .VRCW file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Unity Technologies Unity software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .VRCW 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Unity Technologies Unity software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .VRCW file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the Unity Technologies Unity software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Unity Technologies Unity.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .VRCW 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: 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 Unity Technologies Unity software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .VRCW file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .vrcw file on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the Unity Technologies Unity software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Unity Technologies Unity.

Step 2

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

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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

Still cannot open the .VRCW file?

If you cannot open the .VRCW file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .VRCW file.vrd – Microsoft, .vrf – Ventrilo Audio Recording, .vrimg – Chaos Group, .vrl – VRML Virtual World, .vrml – VRML File. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .VRCW file with the Unity Technologies Unity program on Windows, Unity Technologies Unity program on Mac and Unity Technologies Unity software on Linux.