Files with bww extension are music notations made using the Bagpipe Music Writer, a dedicated software for writing bagpipe scores.

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

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Software that open bww file

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BWW file extension - Bagpipe Music Writer music notation

What is bww file? How to open bww files?

File type specification:

Audio and sound file type icon Audio and sound file type

File extension bww is associated with Bagpipe Music Writer, a program for Windows with which users can easily create Bagpipe music.

A .bww file contains saved music notation in Bagpipe Music.

Updated: February 4, 2024

The default software associated to open bww file:

Bagpipe Music Writer GOLD picture or screenshot

Bagpipe Music Writer GOLD  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Robert MacNeil Musicworks

Bagpipe Music Writer GOLD provides low cost desktop publishing software for bagpipe music on IBM PC compatible computers.

Bagpipe Player Software picture or screenshot

Bagpipe Player Software  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Doug Wickstrom

Bagpipe Player is a music engraving and playing software program for the Great Highland Bagpipe. It will run under MS Windows 95/98/2000 and Windows NT. It will read and play BMW DOS and BMW Gold file formats.

Help how to open:

Use Bagpipe Music Writer or MuseScore to open the .bww notation file.

How to convert:

Export to similar music notation formats is certainly possible.

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File identification strings:

HEX code: 42 61 67 70 69 70 65 20
ASCII code: Bagpipe

List of software applications associated to the .bww file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open bww file, edit bww file, convert bww file, view bww file, play bww 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 bww files.

Software that open bww file - Bagpipe Music Writer music notation

Programs supporting the exension bww on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open bww file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with bww file by default:
Bagpipe Music Writer GOLD
Other suggested software:
MuseScore small icon MuseScore

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