A widget file extension is related to the Microsoft Windows Mobile and used for its widget files.

There are 3 other file types using
the WIDGET file extension!

empty icon.widget - Yahoo! Widget file

empty icon.widget - Konfabulator widget

empty icon.widget - HybridJava widget file

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Software that open widget file

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WIDGET file extension - Microsoft Windows Mobile widget

What is widget file? How to open widget files?

File type specification:

Program executable file type icon Program executable file type

widget file icon: widget filetype icon

The widget file extension is associated with the Microsoft Windows Mobile.

The widget file contains HTML based widget. Widget is a ZIP archive with renamed file extension to WIDGET.

Most likely some old format without support. No further information could be found.

This widget 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.

Updated: June 27, 2024

The default software associated to open widget file:

Microsoft Corporation logoWindows Mobile 6 SDK  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Windows Mobile 6 SDK was one of the previous version of development tools for Windows Mobile.

Windows Mobile icon

Microsoft Corporation logoWindows Mobile  Windows Mobile/CE software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows Mobile is operating system based on Microsoft Windows CE kernel and is intended for smart phones, Pocket PCs, GPS navigation devices etc.

Windows Mobile was introduced in 2000 and in 2010 was replaced by Windows Phone 7 operating system. The basic applications installed in WM are Internet Explorer Mobile, Microsoft Office Mobile, Windows Media Player for WM etc.

Windows Mobile is able to sharing Internet to other computers or mobile devices and supports multitasking. Other applications are available in Windows Marketplace for Mobile or downloadable on the Internet. They are three editions of Windows Mobile: Professional, Standard, Classic.

It was replaced by Windows Phone platform.

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.widget files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

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

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting widget files.

Software that open widget file - Microsoft Windows Mobile widget

Programs supporting the exension widget on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open widget file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Windows Mobile/CE:

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