SW2 File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a SW2 file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .SW2 files.

What is a SW2 file?

Files that contain the .sw2 file extension are most commonly associated with the Softwrap DRM software application. The Softwrap program is used by a variety of e-commerce applications to store the program's software license information.

The SW2 files that are used by these applications store the files that allow the associated e-commerce application to be accessed by specific groups or users. This prevents the software from being pirated or used illegally.

The SPICE Sweep Operations software also uses the .sw2 file suffix. These SW2 files contain output files that are created by the software during a user's use of the program.

How to open SW2 files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension SW2 for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 1 different SW2 openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension SW2

While we know of one file format using the .SW2 file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .SW2 file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of SW2 files. Remember, different programs may use SW2 files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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