File Extension Library


.LGW File Extension

  • Developer by: ANSYS Inc.
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .LGW file?

.LGW file extension is created by ANSYS Inc.. .LGW has been classified as Various data Files.

.LGW is ANSYS Workbench data

The lgw file extension is mainly related to the ANSYS Workbench platform for Microsoft Windows operating system, developed by ANSYS.

The lgw file stores some kind of data used by ANSYS Workbench.


How to open:

The lgw files are used for internal purposes of ANSYS.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .lgw 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 .LGW file on different platforms

Open .LGW File on Windows

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

Open .LGW File on Mac

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

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

Open .LGW File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .LGW files

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