The File Extensions Database

.BWS File Extension

  • Developer by: VSO Software
  • Category: Disk Image Files

What is an .BWS file?

.BWS is BlindWrite Sub Code File

Supplementary disk image file created with BlindRead or BlindWrite software; contains sub codes, or sub channel data, related to a specific disc image; optionally saved along with a .BWI and .BWT file.

Programs that open BlindWrite Sub Code File
VSO Software BlindWrite

How to solve problems with BWS files

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