Files with wer suffix can be found as some kind of error log reports generated by certain versions of Microsoft Windows.

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

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WER file extension - Microsoft Windows application error report

What is wer file? How to open wer files?

File type specification:

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The wer file extension is used for temporary report files generated in Microsoft Windows operating system.

A .wer file contains crash report data in text form. These files can be removed with the Disk Cleanup function (right-click the drive icon in Windows Explorer and select Properties → Tools tab .

The default software associated to wer file type:

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Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp.. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS.  MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.

Help how to open WER files:

The .wer files can be viewed in any text editor.

How to convert file with extension WER:

It does not seem likely that a conversion for this type of error logs is doable or even useful. But you can work with them much like any othe text files.

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

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with wer file - Microsoft Windows application error report

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses wer 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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