File Extension Library

.MWS File Extension

  • Developer by: Maplesoft
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: XML

What is an .MWS file?

.MWS file extension is created by Maplesoft. .MWS has been classified as Data Files. The format of .MWS file is XML.

.MWS is Maple Classic Worksheet

Worksheet created with Maple 8.x or earlier, a mathematics and modeling program; may include text, math equations, graphs, charts, and other data; saved in an interactive format that can be opened and edited with Maple.

NOTE: Maple 9 and later saves worksheets in a new XML-based format with an .MW file extension.

List of all softwares that can open the Maple Classic Worksheet
Maplesoft Maple
Maplesoft Maple
Maplesoft Maple
File Type 2:

MWave DSP Synth Instrument Extract

Category: Audio Files

Text data file exported by an IBM MWave DSP synthesizer when saving a file in the MWS format; created by the MWSYNTH.INI file, which constructs instruments from .WAV files.

How to Open .MWS file on different platforms

Open .MWS File on Windows

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

Open .MWS File on Mac

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

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

Open .MWS File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .MWS files

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