File Extension Library

.PLW File Extension

  • Developer by: Pico Technology
  • Category: Data Files

What are .PLW files and how to open them?

Can't open .PLW 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 .PLW file.

What is a .PLW file extension?

.PLW file extension is created by Pico Technology. .PLW has been classified as Data Files.

.PLW is PicoLog Data File

Data format used by PicoLog data logging software; typically generated from a Pico data logger or data acquisition hardware device, such as an oscilloscope; includes a fixed-length header, followed by a data record for each sample.

Data recorded by Pico devices can be collected, analyzed, and displayed in spreadsheet and graphical format using PicoLog software.

List of all softwares that can open the PicoLog Data File
Pico Technology PicoLog
File Type 2:

32-bit Windows IDA Plugin Module

Developer by: Hex-Rays Category: Plugin Files

32-bit Windows plugin module used by IDA (The Interactive Disassembler), a multi-processor debugger and disassembler; contains data written in C++ that extends the functionality of the IDA tool.

A PLW file is a loadable library, similar to .DLL, that extends IDA's disassembling capabilities. Examples of additional functions that can be installed include the ability to export disasm information from idb or to enable integrated jump navigation and decompilation support. The plugin should be placed in the plugins directory of the application.

NOTE: Different file extensions are used for different IDA plugins. The .P64 extension is used for Windows 64-bit, the .PLX extension is used by Linux 32-bit, and the .PLX64 extension is used by Linux 64-bit plugins.

List of all softwares that can open the 32-bit Windows IDA Plugin Module
Hex-Rays IDA

How to fix problems with .PLW files

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