How to open file with WER extension?

WER file description

A .WER extension stands for Windows Error Report file that is generated by Windows Error Reporting services. The WER file is a plain text file that captures the error information for both the application and the OS crash that has occurred. Further, based on this captured information an error report can be generated that helps the users to identify the problem for crashing. Further, the WER file when used in combination with other file formats, such as .mdmp, .hdmp, and .txt file provides additional information regarding the error. The WER file is generally stored at the following locations on Windows OS:

Basic information about WER file

File WER is one of the files of the System Files category. Its full name is Windows Error Report . File format WER was created by Microsoft. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file WER sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a WER file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support WER file

Programs for Windows system
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the WER file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
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  • How to open a file with the WER extension?
  • How can I convert a WER file to a different format ?
  • What is the WER file format extension?
  • What programs support the WER file?

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What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the WER file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the WER file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the WER file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the WER file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the WER file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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