Files with sw file extension an mainly be found as old 16-bit audio files.

There are 2 other file types using
the SW file extension!

empty icon.sw - Free Pascal assembler file

empty icon.sw - SWISS-PROT protein sequence database

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Software that open sw file

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SW file extension - 16-bit audio sound raw signed PCM data

What is sw file? How to open sw files?

File type specification:

Audio and sound file type icon Audio and sound file type

sw file icon: sw filetype icon

The sw file extension is mainly related to some older 16-bit RAW audio format. Most likely no longer actively used.

The sw file stores some kind of RAW PCM audio data.

The default software associated to open sw file:

Awave Studio icon

FMJ-Software logoAwave Studio  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

A universal audio tool that supports editing and converting of many audio file formats from different platforms. In the latest versions of Awave Studio developers announced about 260 audio formats can be read in it.

Help how to open:

Awave Studio still supports this file format and can open it.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .sw 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 recommended software applications associated to the .sw file extension

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

sw file player - programs that play sw file - 16-bit audio sound raw signed PCM data

Programs supporting the exension sw on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Awave Studio for play sw file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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