File Extension Library


.LWLO File Extension

  • Developer by: NewTek, Inc.
  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .LWLO file?

.LWLO file extension is created by NewTek, Inc.. .LWLO has been classified as 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files.

.LWLO is LightWave layered object file

The LWLO file extension is associated with the LightWave a 3D modeling tool and graphics editing software for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X operating systems. The *.lwlo file stores layered object data.


How to open:

Use LightWave to open *.lwlo layered object files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .lwlo 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 .LWLO file on different platforms

Open .LWLO File on Windows

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

Open .LWLO File on Mac

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

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

Open .LWLO File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .LWLO files

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