The File Extensions Database


.APW File Extension

  • Developer by: RomanLab Co. Ltd.
  • Category: Encoded and encrypted Files

What is an .APW file?

.APW is Any Password password cache

File extension apw is nowadays best known for its use in Any Password, a Windows tool for storing and managing passwords and IDs.

This type of .apw file stores password caches saved in the program software.


How to open:

You probably can only handle this type of .apw files using Any Password tool.

How to convert:

A conversion of any kind of this file type is highly unlikely.

How to solve problems with APW files

  • Associate the APW file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any APW file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.APW files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the APW file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .APW is Any Password password cache. Because only the current version supports the latest APW file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the RomanLab Co. Ltd. manufacturer website after an available .APW is Any Password password cache update.
  • To make sure that your APW file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.