File Extension Library


.WS File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Executable Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .WS file?

.WS file extension is created by Microsoft. .WS has been classified as Executable Files. The format of .WS file is Text.

.WS is Windows Script

Executable script for Windows that can incorporate JScript and VBScript routines and may include XML elements; runs when opened if Windows Scripting Host (WSH) 2.0 or later is installed.

NOTE: Do not open as an e-mail attachment, since WS files can contain viruses or other malicious programs.

List of all softwares that can open the Windows Script
Windows
Microsoft WScript
File Type 2:

1-2-3 Word Search Maker Puzzle File

Developer by: Variety Games Category: Data Files Format: Text

File created by 1-2-3 Word Search Maker, a program used for making word search puzzles; stores a word list as well as the alphabetical grid containing the words to find; also stores the solution by highlighting the word list in the puzzle.

When you have completed designing a word puzzle, you can print it with a standard printer.

NOTE: WS files are saved in a simple text format and can be viewed with any text editor to browse the contents.

List of all softwares that can open the 1-2-3 Word Search Maker Puzzle File
Windows
Variety Games 1-2-3 Word Search Maker
File Type 3:

WonderSwan Game ROM File

Category: Game Files Format: Binary

A WS file is a game ROM file used by WonderSwan emulators, such as Oswan, OpenEmu, and Higan. It contains an exact copy of the game data dumped from the original WonderSwan game cartridge.

WonderSwan emulators allow users to play WonderSwan games on a computer as if they were run on the original system. Game data from the original WonderSwan game cartridge is dumped into a WS file, which stores the game data in a format that can be played by a WonderSwan emulator.

WonderSwan is a Japanese handheld video game console created by Bandai. It was released in 1999 as a competitot to Nintendo's Game Boy Color. It was discontinued in 2003. WonderSwan game titles include Buffers Evolution, Beatmania, Final Lap 2000, Gunpey, Harobots, and Puzzle Bobble.

List of all softwares that can open the WonderSwan Game ROM File
Windows
Oswan
Mednafen
Higan
Mac
OpenEmu
Oswan

How to Open .WS file on different platforms

Open .WS File on Windows

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

Open .WS File on Mac

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

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

Open .WS File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .WS files

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