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RWK File Extension

Bentley InRoads Project
  • Developer
    Bentley Systems, Incorporated
  • Category
  • Popularity
    4 (3 votes)

What is RWK file?

Full format name of files that use RWK extension is Bentley InRoads Project. Bentley InRoads Project format was developed by Bentley Systems, Incorporated. RWK file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. RWK file format, along with 622 other file formats, belongs to the 3D Image Files category. The most popular software that supports RWK files is Bentley InRoads. Bentley InRoads software was developed by Bentley Systems, Incorporated, and on its official website you may find more information about RWK files or the Bentley InRoads software program.

Programs which support RWK file extension

The following listing features RWK-compatible programs. Files with RWK 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 RWK file

How to open file with RWK extension?

Being unable to open files with RWK extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with RWK files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Get the Bentley InRoads

Install software to open RWK file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports RWK files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the Bentley InRoads developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support RWK files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Bentley InRoads website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update Bentley InRoads to the latest version

Update software that support file extension RWKIf you already have Bentley InRoads installed on your systems and RWK files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of Bentley InRoads installed, it may not support RWK format. The most recent version of Bentley InRoads is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign Bentley InRoads to RWK files

After installing Bentley InRoads (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open RWK files. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with RWK file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the RWK file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Bentley InRoads is installed, check the Always use this app to open RWK files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with RWK file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the RWK file and select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with RWK extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

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

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the RWK file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check RWK file for viruses
1. Check the RWK file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the RWK 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. RWK file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the RWK 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 RWK extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Bentley InRoads

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with RWK extension. In this case close the other applications.

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Bentley InRoads Project files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the RWK files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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