Files with dwc file extension are associated with the update file format for Emulex networking devices.

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

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DWC file extension - Emulex DWC firmware update file format

What is dwc file? How to open dwc files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

The dwc file extension is related to firmware update file for an Emulex networking device, such as a router, bridge, or switch.

Its used used to update or flash the firmware on the device.

It does affect the kernel and components, but does not touch the POST code.

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 .dwc 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.

Related links:

Emulex Website

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