RMW File Extension

RMW file icon
RAM Commander Database

What is RMW file?

Full format name of files that use RMW extension is RAM Commander Database. RAM Commander Database format was developed by ALD. RMW files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. Files with RMW extension are categorized as Database Files files. The Database Files subset comprises 361 various file formats. The most popular software that supports RMW files is RAM Commander. Software named RAM Commander was created by ALD. In order to find more detailed information on the software and RMW files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support RMW file extension

Programs that can handle RMW files are as follows. Files with RMW extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support RMW file

How to open file with RMW extension?

Problems with accessing RMW may be due to various reasons. Fortunately, most common problems with RMW files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with RMW files.

Step 1. Download and install RAM Commander

Install software to open RMW file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports RMW files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download RAM Commander and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support RMW files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download RAM Commander installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit ALD website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of RAM Commander

Update software that support file extension RMWYou still cannot access RMW files although RAM Commander is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of RAM Commander installed, it may not support RMW format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using RAM Commander.

Step 3. Associate RAM Commander Database files with RAM Commander

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate RMW files with latest version of RAM Commander you have installed on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Associate software with RMW file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Right-click the RMW file and choose Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the RAM Commander installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open RMW files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with RMW file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

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

Step 4. Verify that the RMW is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the RMW file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check RMW file for viruses
1. The RMW may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the RMW is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the scanner detected that the RMW file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

If the RMW file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. It could happen the the download process of file with RMW extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the RAM Commander Database file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open RAM Commander

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

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with RAM Commander Database files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with RMW files affecting older versions of given software.

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