Open CRW file

The most commonly used .crw file type: Canon digital camera RAW image format

How to open crw files?

Have you had trouble opening the crw file on your computer? What are crw files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is crw file?

A crw file extension is associated with the RAW digital image file format used by Canon professional digital cameras and DSLRs.

Canon digital camera RAW image format description

The crw file extension is related to Canon digital camera RAW image format.

RAW images are basically the data as it comes directly from the CCD detector in the camera. Raw files can also contain text information about the picture and conditions in the camera when the picture was taken.

Suggested software to open crw file

Digital Photo Professional

A software bundled with some Canon cameras

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Adobe's professional tools for RAW image management and post-production

Adobe Photoshop

One of the best bitmap graphic editing program

XnView MP

A popular utility for viewing and converting graphic files

Other CRW file name extensions using the same .crw suffix

.crw - CADrail train terrain drawing

A crw file extension is associated with the CADrail software. A crw file contains train terrain drawing.

Open crw file with software: CADrail

.crw - CHARTrunner workspace definition file

Open crw file with software: CHARTrunner

.crw - Crossword Genius data

Files with crw file extension are also sometimes crosswords saved in Crossword Genius program.

Open crw file with software: Crossword Genius

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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