.W3G File Extension

Blizzard Entertainment
File Type:
Warcraft 3 Replay File

Having trouble opening .w3g extension? Don't panic! This page explains what w3g files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open w3g files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a W3G file?

W3g file extension has Warcraft 3 Replay file type, developed by Blizzard Entertainment, which is associated with the "game files" category.

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

w3g file icon
Blizzard Entertainment
File Type:
Warcraft 3 Replay File
Game Files

How to open W3G file?

Double click the w3g 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 .w3g 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 w3g 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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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the w3g 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 W3G files

  • Windows Windows
    • Blizzard Warcraft 3 Blizzard Warcraft 3
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Blizzard Warcraft 3 Blizzard Warcraft 3

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 w3g file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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