Files with swidtag file extension can be found as identification tags for some software. These files are XML files that contain data about the software and its assets.

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SWIDTAG file extension - Software Identification Tag

What is swidtag file? How to open swidtag files?

The swidtag file extension is associated with the Software Identification Tag XML file format.

Software Identification Tag is used by software developers to identify the software, providing data for software inventory and asset management.

Software Identification Tags are supported by Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X (macOS) operating systems.

Updated: November 8, 2021

The default software associated to open swidtag file:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

A family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS.  MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.

macOS icon

Apple, Inc. logomacOS  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

macOS is Unix-based desktop operating system, a successor of Mac OS X system for MacBook-family, iMac, Mac Mini and Mac Pro computers, developed and sold by Apple, Inc.

Mac OS X icon

Apple, Inc. logoMac OS X  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

OS X or Mac OS X is Unix-based operating system developed by Apple Inc. for Macintosh computers. It contains basic core applications for everyday use, such as Finder basic file manager, Safari for Internet browsing, QuickTime for video, iTunes for managing audio data and iPod, iOS devices management , iMessage instant messaging, Mail, Contacts, Calendar and many more.

The latest version 10.11 of OS X is called El Capitan. It is available to purchase on Mac App Store as well as is distributed with new Mac computers and notebooks. It includes features to improve the security, performance, design and usability.

OS X operating system was replaced by new macOS in 2016!

Help how to open:

These files can probably be viewed in any text editor, considering they are text based.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with swidtag file - Software Identification Tag

Click on the software link(s) for more information. Suggested software applications use swidtag file type for internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open swidtag file actions.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with swidtag file by default:
macOS small icon macOS
Mac OS X small icon Mac OS X

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