A w file extension is related to the Re-Volt world data format.

There are 5 other file types using
the W file extension!

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empty icon.w - Train Simulator world data

empty icon.w - UNIX Silvio Levi's CWEB document file

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W file extension - Re-Volt world data

What is w file? How to open w files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The w file extension is associated with the Re-Volt, a radio control car racing computer game for Microsoft Windows operating system, developed by Acclaim.

The w file stores data used to visualize game world.

This w file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open w file:

Re-Volt picture or screenshot

Acclaim Games Inc. logoRe-Volt  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Acclaim Games Inc.

Re-Volt is a racing game where you take control over one of more than 28 cars and drive on one of the 13 tracks.

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 .w 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 recommended software applications associated to the .w 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 w file, edit w file, convert w file, view w file, play w file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with w file - Re-Volt world data

Click on the software link for more information about Re-Volt. Re-Volt uses w 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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