.iwd

File Type Generic IconCall of Duty Game Data File
File Format Proprietary (Activision)
Usage Open manually; may be referenced by an application
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Contains game data used by Call of Duty 2 (CoD2) and Call of Duty 4; may store graphics, weapons, scripts, or other information; compressed using ZIP compression to save disk space.

Most IWD files are stored in the "\Program Files\Activision\Call of Duty\main\" directory. They can be unzipped using a file decompression program like WinZip and edited with a text editor.

Important: Do not manually open IWD files unless you know exactly what changes to make. Altering an IWD file may make it unusable by Call of Duty.

Open With
Windows

IconActivision Call of Duty 2 for Windows

IconActivision Call of Duty 4 for Windows

IconCorel WinZip

macOS

IconActivision Call of Duty 2 for Mac

IconActivision Call of Duty 4 for Mac

Updated 2007
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