How to open SFW files

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

What is a SFW file?

SFW files are Seattle FilmWorks image files, which you can read more about below.

The SFW file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a SFW opener may not be able to open all kinds of SFW files. In this case, though, we only know of one specific use.

Seattle FilmWorks image

Through our analysis of SFW files, we know that one use of the format is Seattle FilmWorks image. 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!

SFW file openers, viewers, etc.

These apps are known to open certain types of SFW files. Remember, different programs may use SFW files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

IrfanViewIrfanViewUser submitted
Sound Forge Audio StudioSound Forge Audio StudioUser submitted
Vegas ProVegas ProUser submitted
Sound Forge ProSound Forge ProUser submitted
Sonic Foundry Sound ForgeSonic Foundry Sound ForgeUser submitted
Sony Sound ForgeSony Sound ForgeUser submitted
Vegas Movie Studio PlatinumVegas Movie Studio PlatinumUser submitted
Sony Vegas ProSony Vegas ProUser submitted
Vegas Movie Studio HDVegas Movie Studio HDUser submitted
VuePrintVuePrintUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with SFW-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 SFW-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!