File Extension Library

.MCW File Extension

  • Developer by: Hex2Bit
  • Category: Settings Files

What is an .MCW file?

.MCW file extension is created by Hex2Bit. .MCW has been classified as Settings Files.

.MCW is Monitor Calibration Wizard File

Settings file created by Monitor Calibration Wizard, a program used to adjust monitor display settings; stores a monitor adjustment profile, which includes settings for brightness and color.

Monitor Calibration Wizard profiles are often used for fixing tinting or brightness problems with old monitors. They can also be used for saving custom display settings for gaming or graphics editing.

File Type 2 MacWrite II Document
Developer by: Apple Category: Text Files Format: Binary

Document created by MacWrite II, an older word processing program for Macintosh computers; stores text and basic page formatting information; can be opened by MacWrite II, ClarisWorks, and AppleWorks, but each of these products has been discontinued.

NOTE: MacWrite also uses the .MW file extension for documents.

List of all softwares that can open the MacWrite II Document
Apple AppleWorks

How to Open .MCW file on different platforms

Open .MCW File on Windows

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

Open .MCW File on Mac

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

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

Open .MCW File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .MCW files

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