An x16 file extension is related to the extra document format developed by Macromedia.

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Software that open x16 file

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X16 file extension - Macromedia extra document

What is x16 file? How to open x16 files?

File type specification:

Document file type icon Document file type

The x16 file extension is associated with applications developed by Macromedia, like Macromedia Flash,Macromedia Dreamweaver, Macromedia Freehand, Authorware, etc.

The x16 file stores extra document.

Macromedia was acquired by Adobe in 2005.

This x16 file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open x16 file:

Adobe Authorware icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Authorware  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

A visual authoring tool from Adobe, Authorware is designed for creating rich-media and e-learning applications for corporate networks, CD/DVD, and Web.

Help how to open:

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:

As far as we know, this .x16 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 .x16 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 x16 file, edit x16 file, convert x16 file, view x16 file, play x16 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with x16 file - Macromedia extra document

Click on the software link(s) for more information. Suggested software applications use x16 file type for internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open x16 file actions.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with x16 file by default:
Adobe Authorware small icon Adobe Authorware
Other suggested software:
Adobe Dreamweaver small icon Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe FreeHand MX small icon Adobe FreeHand MX

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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