.EDRW File Extension

eDrawings Drawing File

The EDRW file extension refers to a CAD drawing format used with SolidWorks eDrawings. It stores 2D designs in a view-only format. To open an EDRW file on your computer, you typically need to have Sol...

General Information

Title EDRW File Extension
Extension .edrw
Full Form eDrawings Drawing File
File Type CAD File
Developer Dassault Systèmes
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store design
Additional Functions Facilitate sharing, View 3D models
Features Read-only, Compressed

File Characteristics

Quality High precision
Supports Layers Yes
Supports Transparency Yes
Editable No

Use Cases

Engineering Design Yes
3D Printing Yes
Prototyping Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Minimal
Best Practices Regular updates

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 1990s
Latest Version eDrawings 2022

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .sldprt, .sldasm, .slddrw

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
eDrawings Viewer Free, Paid Windows, Mac
SolidWorks Paid Windows