File Extension Library

.SXW File Extension

  • Developer by: Oracle
  • Category: Text Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .SXW files and how to open them?

Can't open .SXW 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 .SXW file.

What is a .SXW file extension?

.SXW file extension is created by Oracle. .SXW has been classified as Text Files. The format of .SXW file is Binary.

.SXW is StarOffice Writer Document

Word processing document originally created by StarOffice Writer, the word processor included with StarOffice suite; based on the OpenDocument XML format and is compatible with Apache OpenOffice (formerly Writer, the successor to StarOffice Writer.

Apache OpenOffice now uses .ODT files to save documents.

NOTE: StarOffice was originally developed by Sun Microsystems, who was acquired by Oracle. Star Office became Open Office, an Oracle commercial product. Open Office is the same product as the free Apache OpenOffice, except Open Office includes a technical support package.

List of all softwares that can open the StarOffice Writer Document
Apache OpenOffice
Apache OpenOffice
Planamesa NeoOffice
Apache OpenOffice

How to fix problems with .SXW files

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