Files with VSWP file extension might be found as virtual memory files from a VMware virtual machine.

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VSWP file extension - VMware virtual memory file

What is vswp file? How to open vswp files?

The VSWP file extension is mainly related to VMware virtualization software and used for one of its default file type. These *.vswp files represent the operating memory added to a virtual machine. They are used to add more memory to the virtual machine than the host can offer. The maximum is twice the number of hosts memory. Mimics the behavior of Window's swap file.

The default software associated to vswp file type:

VMware Workstation icon

VMware, Inc. logo VMware Workstation  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  VMware, Inc.

VMware Workstation is popular application used to create virtual computer machines in one desktop or laptop computer. It supports virtualization of many computer operating systems, such as Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, MS-DOS, FreeBSD etc.

VMware Workstation can convert an existing physical computer into VMware virtual machine. Each virtual machine represents a complete computer, including processor, memory, network connections etc. VMware Workstation is distributed for Microsoft Windows and Linux.

Help how to open VSWP files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension VSWP:

As far as we know, this .vswp file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .vswp file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open vswp file, edit vswp file, convert vswp file, view vswp file, play vswp file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the vswp files.

  • Create vswp file
  • Others vswp file

Programs that can create vswp file - VMware virtual memory file

Click on the link to get more information about VMware vSphere for create vswp file action.

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