File Extension Library


.DWO File Extension

  • Developer by: Various Linux developers
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .DWO file?

.DWO file extension is created by Various Linux developers. .DWO has been classified as Various data Files.

.DWO is Red Hat Linux DWARF debugging information data

The dwo file extension is associated with the Red Hat a Unix-like operating system based on Linux kernel.

The dwo file stores Red Hat debugging information stored in DWARF format a debugging file format used by many compilers and debuggers to support source level debugging.


How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .dwo file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .DWO file on different platforms

Open .DWO File on Windows

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

Open .DWO File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .DWO 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 .DWO File on Linux

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

Open .DWO File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .DWO 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 .DWO 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 .DWO files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .DWO files

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