Files with drw extension can be mainly encountered as vector drawings used in the past by various graphics applications, like CorelDraw Graphics Suite, iGrafx Designer etc.

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

empty icon.drw - Acorn vector draw format

empty icon.drw - ProE / Creo Parametric 2D CAD data

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Software that open drw file

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DRW file extension - Vector drawing

What is drw file? How to open drw files?

File type specification:

Vector graphic file type icon Vector graphic file type

drw file icon: drw filetype icon

File extension drw is associated with many software applications working with vector file formats.

Several graphics programs support the format including Microsoft Picture It!, CorelDRAW, Paint Shop Pro, Micrografx Vector Graphic Designer, Igrafx Designer, MacDraw or AppleWorks.

The default software associated to open drw file:

CorelDraw Graphics Suite icon

Corel Corporation logoCorelDraw Graphics Suite  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Corel Corporation

A set of tools for graphics designers. With CorelDraw Graphics Suite designers can create vector illustrations, page layout, brouchures, web sites, retouch photos, convert bitmap images and vector images. CorelDraw Graphics Suite is available only for Microsoft Windows.

Corel Graphics Suite contains:

  • CorelDRAW
  • Corel PowerTRACE
  • Corel CAPTURE
  • Corel Font Manager
  • AfterShot HDR

CorelDRAW Technical Suite (Corel Designer) icon

Corel Corporation logoCorelDRAW Technical Suite (Corel Designer)  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Corel Corporation

Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite (now know as CorelDRAW Technical Suite) combines the technical drawing tools of Corel DESIGNER with the graphic design power of CorelDRAW to give you a complete visual communication solution. 

Help how to open:

Use CorelDraw, or other software to open *.drw drawing files.

How to convert:

Graphics files can be generally exported or converted to other graphics formats with some graphics editor or converter.

Find conversions from drw file:

drw to bmp

drw to dwg

drw to dxf

drw to jpeg

drw to jpg

drw to pdf

drw to step

Find converter to drw file type:

ai to drw

bmp to drw

cdr to drw

dwg to drw

emp to drw

prt to drw

tif to drw

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

Software that open drw file - Vector drawing

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

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