The sxw file extension is an older format used for text documents created in Writer. SXW format is being replaced by ODT.

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SXW file extension - Writer document file

What is sxw file? How to open sxw files?

File type specification:

Document file type icon Document file type

sxw file icon: sxw filetype icon

The sxw file extension is used for document files created by earlier version Writer, included with suite. Based on the OpenDocument XML format and is also compatible with StarOffice Writer. This document format was used in version 1.0.

MIME: application/vnd.sun.xml.writer

The default software associated to sxw file type: Writer icon Project Team logo Writer  Multiplatform software

Company or developer: Project Team Write is a fully-featured and free word processor and text editor from productivity suite.

Help how to open SXW files:

Use StarOffice Writer, OpenOffice Writer, Visioo-Writer.

How to convert file with extension SXW:

Use StarOffice Writer, OpenOffice Writer to convert sxw file format to another.

Find conversions from sxw file:

sxw to doc

sxw to pdf

sxw to rtf

Find converter to sxw file type:

doc to sxw

File identification strings:

HEX code: 50 4B 03 04 14 00
ASCII code: PK

Related links:

VisiooWriter - free and OpenDocument file viewer

List of software applications associated to the .sxw 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 sxw file, edit sxw file, convert sxw file, view sxw file, play sxw 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 sxw files.

  • Open sxw file
  • Save sxw file
  • Edit sxw file
  • Convert sxw file
  • Create sxw file
  • Print sxw file
  • Others sxw file

Software that open sxw file - Writer document file

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Microsoft Windows:


Main software associated with sxw file by default: Writer small icon Writer
Other suggested software:
LibreOffice Writer small icon LibreOffice Writer

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