An swd file extension is used in the Settlers 2 computer game for map game files. An swd file can be opened in official Settlers 2: Gold map editor.

There are 3 other file types using
the SWD file extension!

swd icon.swd - Adobe Flash debug data

empty icon.swd - Spanish Whiz sound file

empty icon.swd - Spanish Whiz dictation sound file

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Software that open swd file

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SWD file extension - Settlers II map file

What is swd file? How to open swd files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The swd file extension is associated with the computer strategic game Settlers II : Veni, Vidi, Vici, developed and released by BlueByte.

The swd files contain Settlers II game map data.

The default software associated to open swd file:

The Settlers II: Veni, Vidi, Vici icon

Ubisoft Blue Byte logoThe Settlers II: Veni, Vidi, Vici  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Ubisoft Blue Byte

A legendary real-time strategy computer game, The Settlers II: Veni, Vidi, Vici was released by Blue Byte Software in 1996. Originally only for MS-DOS the game was later ported to Windows platform with Settlers 2 Gold Edition.

Help how to open:

Official Map Editor is distributed with Settlers 2: Gold Edition in which you can open and edit the .swd files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .swd 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.

File identification strings:

HEX code: 57 4F 52 4C 44 5F 56 31 2E 30
ASCII code: WORLD_V1.0

List of recommended software applications associated to the .swd 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 swd file, edit swd file, convert swd file, view swd file, play swd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with swd file - Settlers II map file

Click on the software link for more information about The Settlers II: Veni, Vidi, Vici. The Settlers II: Veni, Vidi, Vici uses swd file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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