The *.jpw file extension is related to the ESRI JPEG world file format.

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JPW file extension - ESRI JPEG world file

What is jpw file? How to open jpw files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The JPW file extension is associated with the ESRI GIS applications. The *.jpw file is in plain text format and contains location, scale and a rotation of a map that is saved as a JPEG image.

The default software associated to jpw file type:

ArcGIS icon

Esri logoArcGIS  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ArcGIS is a group of GIS (Geographic Information System) applications developed by ESRI. rcGIS for Desktop is available in three license level Basic, Standard, and Advanced (formerly ArcView, ArcEditor and ArcInfo).

ArcReader picture or screenshot

Esri logoArcReader  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ArcReader is a free, easy-to-use desktop mapping application that allows users to view, explore, and print maps and globes. 

Help how to open JPW files:

Use ArcGIS to open *.jpw files.

How to convert file with extension JPW:

Special GIS converter exist and may help users to transfer or transform their maps and other navigation data between programs or devices.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert GIS, GPS or map files

List of software applications associated to the .jpw file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open jpw file, edit jpw file, convert jpw file, view jpw file, play jpw 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting jpw files.

  • Open jpw file
  • Edit jpw file
  • Create jpw file

Software that open jpw file - ESRI JPEG world file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open jpw file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with jpw file by default:
ArcGIS small icon ArcGIS
Other suggested software:
Global Mapper

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