The File Extensions Database


.AZW6 File Extension

  • Developer by: Amazon.com, Inc.
  • Category: E-book Files

What is an .AZW6 file?

.AZW6 is Amazon Kindle eBook

The azw6 file extension is related to the Amazon Kindle eBook format.

Amazon Kindle e-book reading device and e-book reading applications for various platforms.

The azw6 file stores e-book in Amazon Kindle e-book format, which similar to Mobipocket eBook image file format.


How to open:

Use Amazon Kindle to work with *.azw6 files.

How to convert:

Use compatible tools to export *.azw6 files to other formats.

How to solve problems with AZW6 files

  • Associate the AZW6 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AZW6 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AZW6 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AZW6 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 .AZW6 is Amazon Kindle eBook. Because only the current version supports the latest AZW6 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Amazon.com, Inc. manufacturer website after an available .AZW6 is Amazon Kindle eBook update.
  • To make sure that your AZW6 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.