JWS File Extension

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Java Web Services Format
  • Developer
    BEA Systems
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    3.5 (6 votes)

What is JWS file?

JWS filename suffix is mostly used for Java Web Services Format files. Java Web Services Format format was developed by BEA Systems. JWS file format is compatible with software that can be installed on system platform. JWS file format, along with 303 other file formats, belongs to the Web Files category. The most popular software that supports JWS files is Oracle WebLogic Server. On the official website of Oracle Corporation developer not only will you find detailed information about theOracle WebLogic Server software, but also about JWS and other supported file formats.

Programs which support JWS file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support JWS files. Files with JWS suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support JWS file

How to open file with JWS extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening JWS files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with JWS files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install Oracle WebLogic Server

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports JWS files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Oracle WebLogic Server and install it on your device. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Oracle WebLogic Server website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Oracle WebLogic Server

You still cannot access JWS files although Oracle WebLogic Server is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that Oracle WebLogic Server cannot handle files with JWS may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Oracle WebLogic Server.

Step 3. Associate Java Web Services Format files with Oracle WebLogic Server

After installing Oracle WebLogic Server (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open JWS files. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the JWS file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Oracle WebLogic Server is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open JWS files and clicking OK.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with JWS extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with JWS extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Ensure that the JWS file is complete and free of errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the JWS file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. Check the JWS file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the JWS is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. JWS file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Ensure the file with JWS extension is complete and error-free

If the JWS file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with JWS extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Java Web Services Format file.

4. Check whether your system can handle Oracle WebLogic Server

If the systems has insufficient resources to open JWS files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Java Web Services Format files. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle JWS files.

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