Files with dwz file extension is associated with the AutoCAD a CAD CAM tool and used for its compressed drawing files.

There is one other file type using
the DWZ file extension!

dwz file icon.dwz - Ulead DVD MovieFactory project file

Detailed description

Software that works with dwz file extension

Add comment

Bookmark & share this page with others:

DWZ file extension - Compressed AutoCAD drawing file

What is dwz file? How to open dwz files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

dwz file icon: dwz filetype icon

The dwz file extension is related to AutoCAD and used for drawings compressed in ZIP compression.

DWZ and DWG file format have become de facto standard for interchange of CAD data between CAD/CAM applications.

The dwz is vary rare used, much more AutoCAD users save CAD projects to DWG format.

The default software associated to dwz file type:

AutoCAD icon

Autodesk, Inc. logo AutoCAD  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Autodesk, Inc.

Autodesk AutoCAD is a CAD development platform that provides tools to build custom AutoCAD-based software products for specific markets and extend design information to users outside the traditional CAD community. You can easily create industry-specific products that offer only the features, commands, menus, and design data that your customers require.

AutoCAD for Mac icon

Autodesk, Inc. logo AutoCAD for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  Autodesk, Inc.

AutoCAD® for Mac® software—it’s AutoCAD, for the Mac, bringing robust 3D free-form design tools and powerful drafting capabilities to your platform of choice. It takes full advantage of the Mac OS® X platform, with an intuitive, graphical user interface that makes it easy to bring your ideas to life.

Help how to open DWZ files:

Use AutoCAD to view content of the *.dwz drawing files.

How to convert file with extension DWZ:

Rename *.dwz file extension to zip and unpack *dwg files from *.zip archive, or simply rename *.dwz to *.dwg and open it Autocad, or compatible software.

Find conversions from dwz file:

dwz to dwg

List of software applications associated to the .dwz file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open dwz file, edit dwz file, convert dwz file, view dwz file, play dwz file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the dwz files.

  • Open dwz file
  • Save dwz file
  • Edit dwz file
  • Create dwz file

Software that open dwz file - Compressed AutoCAD drawing file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open dwz file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Previous file extension
DWT file extension > 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file types

Next file extension
file extension DX


Follow us!

Enter any file extension without dot (e.g. pdf)
Search for file extension details and associated application(s)

RSS feed