File Extension Library

.NWF File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: CAD Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .NWF files and how to open them?

Can't open .NWF file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .NWF file.

What is a .NWF file extension?

.NWF file extension is created by Autodesk. .NWF has been classified as CAD Files. The format of .NWF file is Binary.

.NWF is Navisworks File Set

CAD project file created by Navisworks, a software package used for engineering design review; saves references to project asset CAD files (such as .DWG files) which make up the file set; used for storing collections of working files together.

An NWF can be published to an .NWD file, which stores all project assets in a standalone document for review. Choose File → Publish from the Navisworks Manage application menu.

List of all softwares that can open the Navisworks File Set
Autodesk Navisworks

How to fix problems with .NWF files

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