File Extension Library

.AWK File Extension

  • Developer by: Free Software Foundation
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Text

What are .AWK files and how to open them?

Can't open .AWK file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .AWK file.

What is a .AWK file extension?

.AWK file extension is created by Free Software Foundation. .AWK has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .AWK file is Text.

.AWK is AWK Script

Script created for awk, a text processing program that is included with Unix and Linux operating system distributions; contains instructions for matching, replacing, and printing text from an input string or file; used for producing formatted text and reports.

List of all softwares that can open the AWK Script
Apple TextEdit

How to fix problems with .AWK files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .AWK files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .AWK file format
  2. You need to check the .AWK file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)