.SCA File Extension
File Type 1Norton AntiVirus Scan File
This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.
What is an SCA file?
Data file created by Norton AntiVirus, a program that protects desktop computers from malware; contains a list of files on the hard drive that have been scanned or need to be scanned; used by Norton AntiVirus to tell which files need to be scanned next.
SCA files are typically located in the Tasks directory of a Norton AntiVirus installation. They are commonly seen with the filename mycomp.sca.
NOTE: Symantec introduced the ".sca" extension with Norton AntiVirus 2002. Norton AntiVirus became Norton Security in 2014.
File Type 2Scala Script File
File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.
.SCA File Association 2
Script written with Scala, a digital signage management program; includes instructions that determine how and when digital images are displayed; used for controlling electronic billboards, dynamic digital signs, DOOH (Digital-Out-of-Home) advertising, employee TV, electronic posters, and other types of digital signs.
Scala scripts are written in the ScalaScript language, which uses a proprietary syntax. Since SCA files are saved in a plain text format, they can be opened and edited with a basic text editor.