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What is abw file? Understanding and opening abw files

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Files with abw extension are pretty much certainly documents created and saved using the AbiWord word processor.

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File extension abw is associated with AbiWord, a word processing program for Microsoft Windows, OS X (macOS), and Linux operating systems, developed and maintained by the Abisource community.

A typical .abw file stores documents created and saved by the AbiWord program.

The original website is no longer accessible, but you can still download the software from many sources.

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What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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