File Extension Library


.PWZIP File Extension

  • Developer by: InnovMetric Software Inc.
  • Category: Archive and compressed Files

What is an .PWZIP file?

.PWZIP file extension is created by InnovMetric Software Inc.. .PWZIP has been classified as Archive and compressed Files.

.PWZIP is Polyworks compressed archive

File extension pwzip is related to a compressed archive file ype used in Polyworks software solutions.

Seems like it is just a renamed ZIP files. Found for example as PolyWorks_interfaces.pwk.pwzip file.


How to open:

You might want to try to decompress it with any ZIP supporting file manager.

How to convert:

You can extract these files much like any other ZIP files.

How to Open .PWZIP file on different platforms

Open .PWZIP File on Windows

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

Open .PWZIP File on Mac

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

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

Open .PWZIP File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .PWZIP files

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