The File Extensions Database

.IWS File Extension

  • Developer by: JetBrains
  • Category: Developer Files

What is an .IWS file?

.IWS is IntelliJ IDEA Web Page

Dynamic Web page created with IntelliJ IDEA, a Java IDE (Integrated Development Environment); when accessed by a user, the Java syntax is processed on the Web server and the resulting HTML is sent to the client's Web browser.

IntelliJ IDEA Web pages have URLs that end in ".iws."

Programs that open IntelliJ IDEA Web Page
Jetbrains IntelliJ IDEA
Jetbrains IntelliJ IDEA
Jetbrains IntelliJ IDEA
File Type 2:

InstallWatch Scan File

Category: Misc Files

Contains the results of a hard drive scan; lists all files found on the hard drive, i.e. "snapshot.iws;" scans your system before and after installing software to determine what files were added, removed, or modified during the installation.

How to solve problems with IWS files

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