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.ASWS File Extension

File TypeAvast! Skin File

DeveloperAVAST Software
2.5 (4 Votes)
CategorySettings Files


File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

What is an ASWS file?

File used by avast!, an antivirus program for desktop computers; contains program display properties for colors, textures, scale, animation, transparency, and pop-ups; used for creating custom design skins for avast! windows.

More Information

ASWS skins may be edited by renaming the ".asws" extension to ".skn", editing the renamed file with Softshape Development ActiveSkin, and re-saving the file with the ".asws" extension. Skins may be packaged into .ASWCS files using the SkinPacker ashSkPck.exe program included in the avast! installation.

NOTE: Skins are only used by avast! 4 and earlier.

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Programs that open ASWS files
Updated 10/15/2013

About ASWS Files

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