.DWFX File Extension

File Type:
Design Web Format XPS File

Having trouble opening .dwfx extension? Don't panic! This page explains what dwfx files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open dwfx files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a DWFX file?

Dwfx file extension has Design Web Format XPS file type, developed by Autodesk, which is associated with the "cad files" category.

These are two or three-dimensional drawings made with the help of Autodesk CAD software. They are saved in the .DWFX format, which has a structure similar to the .DWF format, but uses XML Paper Specification formatting. DWFX files may include 3D design information, metadata, and object properties. You can open DWFX files with the help of Autodesk Design Review and AutoCAD 2009. They can also be viewed in the Microsoft's XPS Viewer program, which is integrated into Windows Vista.  

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

dwfx file icon
File Type:
Design Web Format XPS File
CAD Files

How to open DWFX file?

Double click the dwfx file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .dwfx extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the dwfx extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the dwfx file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open DWFX files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the dwfx file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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