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Details of extension .wlua

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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


The WLUA file is a SciTE WLUA Data. SciTE is a SCIntilla based Text Editor. Originally built to demonstrate Scintilla, it has grown to be a generally useful editor with facilities for building and running programs.
Category: Data files
Application: SciTE
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
.ses SciTE Session Data
.lexe SciTE Data

Other types of files may also use the .wlua file extension. If you have helpful information about .wlua extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

.wlu Jaff Ransomware Encrypted Data
.lua World of Warcraft Interface Configuration

The .wlua filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

lua (1), wlu (1)

Can't open a .wlua file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.wlua

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.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android