The File Extensions Database


.W5S File Extension

  • Developer by: Radionomy
  • Category: Database Files

What is an .W5S file?

.W5S is Winamp CDDB database file

The w5s file extension is associated with the Winamp audio and video player and multimedia files manager for Microsoft Windows. The .w5s file contains CDDB information database used to identify names of songs and albums stored on audio CDs.


How to open:

It is not possible to open the w5s extension file.

How to convert:

The w5s extension files are not convertable.

How to solve problems with W5S files

  • Associate the W5S file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any W5S file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.W5S files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the W5S file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .W5S is Winamp CDDB database file. Because only the current version supports the latest W5S file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Radionomy manufacturer website after an available .W5S is Winamp CDDB database file update.
  • To make sure that your W5S file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.