Open J2W file

The most common choise: ArcExplorer world

How to open ArcExplorer world .j2w files

Have you had trouble opening the j2w file on your computer? What are j2w files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is j2w file?

A j2w file extension is related to ArcExplorer and other GIS apps developed by Esri. A j2w file contains real-world transformation information.

ArcExplorer world description

The j2w file extension is associated with GIS (geographic information system) applications, such as ArcExplorer, ArcView and ArcInfo for Microsoft Windows, developed by Esri.

The j2w file stores real-world transformation information for image.

Suggested software to open j2w file


A lightweight GIS data viewer developed by ESRI

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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