Files with sfw extension could be, especially in the past, found as special graphics from Seattle Film Works. Pretty outdated file format.

There is one other file type using
the SFW file extension!

empty icon.sfw - Sound Forge XP studio project

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Software that open sfw file

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SFW file extension - Seattle Film Works graphics

What is sfw file? How to open sfw files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

sfw file icon: sfw filetype icon

File extension sfw is mainly related to Seattle Film Works and used for its proprietary bitmap format. Mostly forgotten format.

Seattle Film Works was a mail order film processor which offered the option of having your photographs digitized. It was discontinued years ago and apparently is now part of Shutterfly.

Help how to open:

Several graphics viewers or editors can open and work with SFW graphics.

How to convert:

It should be possible to convert these graphics files to another graphics format, like JPEG.

Find conversions from sfw file:

sfw to fla

sfw to jpeg

sfw to jpg

sfw to mp3

sfw to pdf

sfw to scr

sfw to tif

Find converter to sfw file type:

epi to sfw

fla to sfw

jpg to sfw

Related links:

Seattle FilmWorks at Wikipedia

List of software applications associated to the .sfw file extension

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and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open sfw file, edit sfw file, convert sfw file, view sfw file, play sfw 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 sfw files.

sfw file viewer - programs that view sfw file - Seattle Film Works graphics

Programs supporting the exension sfw on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for view sfw file action.

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