File Extension Library

.SEW File Extension

  • Category: CAD Files

What is an .SEW file?

.SEW file extension has been classified as CAD Files.

.SEW is Home Embroidery Format

CAM (computer aided manufacturing) file that contains instructions for creating embroideries with a sewing machine; includes codes such as "stop," "jump," and "trim;" used by Janome sewing machines.

List of all softwares that can open the Home Embroidery Format
Designer's Gallery StudioPlus
Buzz Tools
S & S Computing SewWhat!

How to Open .SEW file on different platforms

Open .SEW File on Windows

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

Open .SEW File on Mac

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

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

Open .SEW File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .SEW files

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