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Details of extension .swz

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .swz file?
  • Which program can create the .swz file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .swz format?
  • What can convert .swz files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .swz extension?

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

.swz
Adobe Flex Signed RSL .swz file icon

Adobe Flex Signed RSL

SWZ file is an Adobe Flex Signed RSL. Use Flex 3 runtime-shared-libraries (RSLs) to reduce the size of your flash applications and thereby reduce the time required to download the application. RSLs are just SWF files whose code is used as a shared library between different application SWF files. Signed RSLs (SWZ) are libraries that are signed by Adobe and may be stored in the Flash Player Cache, which can be accessed by applications from any domain.
Category: Application files
Application: Adobe Flash Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-swz
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
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Links:
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Other types of files may also use the .swz file extension. If you have helpful information about .swz extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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Spring ZLIB Compressed Data File
Winamp Classic Skin Download
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MapleStory WZ Package
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WinAMP Skin
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The .swz filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

qwz (11), sdz (10), sz (9), sws (9), wz (8), cwz (7), swa (6), swx (5), sqz (5), saz (5), sw (4)

Can't open a .swz file?

If you want to open a .swz file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .swz association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.swz

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

If you don't know how to set the .swz file association, check the FAQ.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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