.fw

File Type Generic IconFirmware Update File
File Format Standard
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Contains firmware update information used to update the firmware of a hardware device; may be used for digital cameras, camcorders, or portable audio/video players; may be transferred via a memory card or a direct USB connection.

To update a device using an FW file, follow the instructions in the device's user manual or included with the file.

Open With
Windows

IconUsed by various hardware devices

macOS

IconUsed by various hardware devices

Updated 2007
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