Files with lw extension are used by the LightWave 3D program as some various data used for internal purposes.

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

empty icon.lw - Line Work TIFF bitmap file

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LW file extension - LightWave 3D binary file

What is lw file? How to open lw files?

File type specification:

Binary file type icon Binary file type

The lw file extension is associated with LightWave 3D a 3D modeling and rendering software for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Amiga computers. The .lw file stores various data used for internal purposes of the LightWave.

The default software associated to open lw file:

LightWave 3D icon

NewTek, Inc. logoLightWave 3D  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
NewTek, Inc.

LightWave 3D is a 3D computer graphics editor used to produce 3D rendering images. LightWave contains advanced features as realistic reflection and refraction, radiosity, and caustics.

Help how to open:

It is not possible to open the lw extension files.

How to convert:

Files with lw extension are not convertable.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .lw 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 lw file, edit lw file, convert lw file, view lw file, play lw file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with lw file - LightWave 3D binary file

Click on the software link for more information about LightWave 3D. LightWave 3D uses lw file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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