File Extension Library


.PGWX File Extension

  • Developer by: Stichting Blender Foundation
  • Category: GIS, GPS navigation and map Files

What is an .PGWX file?

.PGWX file extension is created by Stichting Blender Foundation. .PGWX has been classified as GIS, GPS navigation and map Files.

.PGWX is Blender GIS world file

Files with pgwx file extension are commonly used by Blender GIS, a set of tools and extensions for Blender 3D graphics and modeling software for various platforms.

The pgwx file contains georeference for raster map images stored in PNG format.


How to open:

Use Blender to open *.pgwx files.

How to convert:

Special GIS converter exist and may help users to transfer or transform their maps and other navigation data between programs or devices. For general information try to look at:Basic info how to convert GIS, GPS or map files

How to Open .PGWX file on different platforms

Open .PGWX File on Windows

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

Open .PGWX File on Mac

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

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

Open .PGWX File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .PGWX files

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