File Extension Library

.TCW File Extension

  • Developer by: IMSI/Design
  • Category: CAD Files

What is an .TCW file?

.TCW file extension is created by IMSI/Design. .TCW has been classified as CAD Files.

.TCW is TurboCAD Drawing File

Proprietary 2D/3D vector graphics format used by TurboCAD, a professional 2D and 3D design program; may contain a 2D layout, a single 3D model, or an entire 3D scene.

The TCW file is only supported by the Windows version of TurboCAD and not the OS X version. To open it in the OS X version, you can export the drawing to the .DXF or .DWG format and import it into the OS X version of TurboCAD.

NOTE: TCW is also an abbreviation for "TurboCAD for Windows."

List of all softwares that can open the TurboCAD Drawing File

How to Open .TCW file on different platforms

Open .TCW File on Windows

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

Open .TCW File on Mac

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

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

Open .TCW File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .TCW files

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