How to open SWS file extension?

The author of advice: Mr Brankiewicz

SWS files are incessantly popular. However, a file name containing SWS file extension is problematic for some of the users. They have problems with correct opening of a file with SWS extension. However, it should be remembered that SWS file extension can match one or more types of files. The most popular is S-PLUS Workpsace but if there are others, you will find information concerning them below.

So, it is worth looking close at the problem concerning SWS files and search for its solution.

A list of programs supporting files types with SWS extension can be found below. Applications are sorted according to appropriate operational systems and their popularity.

  • S-PLUS Workpsace

    .sws file extension

    Category: Various Files

    OS Software
    Windows TIBCO Spotfire S+ Products TIBCO Spotfire S+ Products
  • Spanish Whiz Sound

    .sws file extension

    Category: Audio/Music Files

    OS Software
    Windows Spanish Whiz Spanish Whiz
  • Swift Generator Instruction

    .sws file extension

    Category: Various Files

    OS Software
    Windows Swift 3D Swift 3D
  • SWiSh Studio

    .sws file extension

    Category: Document Files

    OS Software
    Windows SWiSH Max SWiSH Max
    SWiSH miniMax2 SWiSH miniMax2
  • VHDL Simili Sonata Project

    .sws file extension

    Category: Various Files

    OS Software
    Windows VHDL Simili VHDL Simili

How to check if a file we want to open is not infected by malware or viruses?

  • Download Malware/viruses removal tool from SWS files in the Windows system.
  • Click “Start scanning” and wait until the programme performs the scanning process on your computer.

What are the reasons of errors concerning SWS extension of files?

The problem that often causes damage concerning SWS extension are Windows system registry errors. That is why, in the first place it is recommended to:

  • Scan computer in order to identify, repair and open the SWS file
  • Check system registry from the angle of hidden errors
  • Repair file’s associations with programs in the system registry

If you are not sure if the above problems concern you, you should consider other frequent irregularities:

  • You do not have an appropriate application installed that supports SWS file extension
  • SWS file is corrupted
  • The application’s version necessary to open the file is not correct
  • The file is not assigned to an appropriate program

Solving problems with SWS files


If SWS file does not open, firstly, it is worth using files associations built in the Windows system with application that can support them. In order to do it, you should double-click a SWS file icon. A list of programs that probably support such a file will appear. It is enough to choose one of them so that Windows would open a given extension with it. Incorrect file’s association will result in Windows trying to open SWS file with a wrong program all the time even if there is an appropriate application supporting this format on a drive. In this case, it is necessary to perform the above mentioned registry scanning and associations’ repair.

If associations are correct and Windows still cannot open the file, most probably the computer does not have appropriate software supporting files with name containing SWS in their extension. The solution to this problem is very simple. You should buy or download a free (if they exist) application that will allow you to open, browse and edit SWS format. It is no risk because many paid programs have free test versions enabling to check their functionality.

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