Files with cdw file extension might also be found as organized dialog files from CADKEY software.

There are 2 other file types using
the CDW file extension!

empty icon.cdw - CeledyDraw drawing

empty icon.cdw - KOMPAS CAD drawing

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Software that open cdw file

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CDW file extension - CADKEY organized dialog data

What is cdw file? How to open cdw files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The cdw file extension is also related to CADKEY program and used for files that contains organized dialog data. CADKEY was the premier 2D CAD Software system in the 1990’s.

It was also the first 3D CAD system to run on a Personal Computer.

The default software associated to open cdw file:


Kubotek USA Inc. logoCADKEY  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Kubotek USA Inc.

CADKEY is modeling application used to create 2D and 3D CAD mechanical designs. In late 2003, Kubotek Corporation acquired the CADKEY technology and replaced the CADKEY product line with KeyCreator.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .cdw file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

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

Software that open cdw file - CADKEY organized dialog data

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

Microsoft Windows:

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