File Extension Library


.CWMS File Extension

  • Developer by: CompeGPS TEAM S.L.
  • Category: GIS, GPS navigation and map Files

What is an .CWMS file?

.CWMS file extension is created by CompeGPS TEAM S.L.. .CWMS has been classified as GIS, GPS navigation and map Files.

.CWMS is CompeGPS Land remote map

The cwms file extension is associated with the CompeGPS Land GPS navigation software used to view topographic, vectorial, scanned maps or even satellite pictures. CWMS file contains CompeGPS remote map.

The cwms file is in simple text file and contains URL to map on the Internet, parameters, layers, file format settings etc.


How to open:

Use CompeGPS Land to open CompeGPS remote map files. CWMS files are stored in simple text format, to view content of them use any text editor, such as Notepad, Notepad++ etc.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

How to Open .CWMS file on different platforms

Open .CWMS File on Windows

  • Right-click a .CWMS
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .CWMS file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .CWMS files" Press "Ok"

Open .CWMS File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .CWMS file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .CWMS File on Linux

Right click on the .CWMS file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .CWMS File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .CWMS file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .CWMS File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .CWMS files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .CWMS files

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