.SWA File Extension

.SWA File Extension

File Type

Shockwave Audio

Developer Adobe Systems
Popularity
3.5  |  10 Votes
Category Audio Files
Format Binary

What is an SWA file?

Audio file originally created for Macromedia Shockwave (now Adobe Shockwave), the predecessor to Flash; saves audio data in a compressed format similar to an .MP3 file; originally used as the audio portion of Flash (.SWF) animations.

More Information

Shockwave applications can still be opened by Adobe Director and Adobe Shockwave Player, a Web browser plug-in.

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Programs that open or reference SWA files

Windows
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Any Web browser with Adobe Shockwave plug-in
Mac
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Any Web browser with Adobe Shockwave plug-in
Linux
Any Web browser with Adobe Shockwave plug-in
Updated August 18, 2011

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