File Extension Library

.SWJ File Extension

  • Developer by: Dassault Systemes
  • Category: Misc Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .SWJ file?

.SWJ file extension is created by Dassault Systemes. .SWJ has been classified as Misc Files. The format of .SWJ file is Text.

.SWJ is SolidWorks Journal File

Log file created by SolidWorks, a CAD modeling program; created when the user starts a session and stores a log, or "journal," of the actions taken during the session; saved in a plain text format and is useful for creating macros.

List of all softwares that can open the SolidWorks Journal File
Dassault Systemes SolidWorks

How to Open .SWJ file on different platforms

Open .SWJ File on Windows

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

Open .SWJ File on Mac

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

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

Open .SWJ File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .SWJ files

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