The File Extensions Database

.DRWDOT File Extension

  • Developer by: Dassault Systemes
  • Category: CAD Files

What is an .DRWDOT file?

.DRWDOT is SolidWorks Drawing Template

Drawing template created with SolidWorks 2D and 3D CAD design software; typically used for creating multiple drawings related to the same design.

Drawing templates can be created within SolidWorks by selecting "File→Save As..." and then choosing "Drawing Templates" as the file type.

Programs that open SolidWorks Drawing Template
Dassault Systemes SolidWorks

How to solve problems with DRWDOT files

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