SWA File Type

- The quick facts

What are SWA files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a SWA file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a SWA file?

A .SWA file is a ShockWave Audio file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open SWA files

Important: Different programs may use files with the SWA file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your SWA file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different SWA openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: May 31, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
QuickTime AlternativeQuickTime AlternativeUser submitted
Scrapbook FactoryScrapbook FactoryUser submitted
Scrapbooks PlusScrapbooks PlusUser submitted
Scrapbook Factory DeluxeScrapbook Factory DeluxeUser submitted
Storm CodecStorm CodecUser submitted
DirectorDirectorUser submitted
QT LiteQT LiteUser submitted
GoPlayerGoPlayerUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted

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