The File Extensions Database

.BZABW File Extension

  • Developer by: AbiSource
  • Category: Text Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .BZABW file?

.BZABW is Compressed AbiWord Document

Compressed document created by AbiWord, a free, cross-platform word processor; contains a .ABW document compressed with Bzip2 (.BZ2 files) compression; helps reduce the size of an ABW document, which is stored using XML formatting.

Programs that open Compressed AbiWord Document
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How to solve problems with BZABW files

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