The File Extensions Database


.DGW File Extension

  • Category: Digital video and movie Files

What is an .DGW file?

.DGW is Digi-Watcher video data

The dgw file extension is associated with the Digi-Watcher, a program for Microsoft Windows operating system, used for motion detection, video surveillance, etc.

The dgw file contains video data captured by Digi-Watcher.


How to open:

Use Digi-Watcher to work with *.dgw files.

How to convert:

Digi-Watcher may be able to export *.dgw files to other formats.

How to solve problems with DGW files

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