How to open AWA files

Did your computer fail to open an AWA file? We explain what AWA files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is an AWA file?

The AWA file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the AWA file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 2 different uses of the AWA extension, which you can read more about below.

AnimationWorks Accelerated movie

Through our analysis of AWA files, we know that one use of the format is AnimationWorks Accelerated movie. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Astound Animation

Through our analysis of AWA files, we know that one use of the format is Astound Animation. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix AWA files

These apps are known to open certain types of AWA files. Since many different programs may use AWA files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific AWA file.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with AWA-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with AWA-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!