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A3W file format description

Many people share .a3w files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .a3w file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .a3w files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.a4w - Macromedia Authorware Windows File

The A4W development files are related to Adobe Authorware. The A4W file is a Macromedia Authorware Windows file. Authorware is a visual authoring tool for creating rich-media e-learning applications for delivery on corporate networks, CD/DVD, and the Web. A4P is a packaged file without runtime.

Adobe Authorware
Development files
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a3w, a5w, a6w, a7w
Macromedia Authorware Windows File related extensions:
Adobe AIR Native Extension
Shockwave Flash Template
Shockwave Flash Source File
Adobe Pixel Bender Bytecode
Adobe Pixel Bender Kernel
Adobe Pixel Bender Graph

Naturally, other applications may also use the .a3w file extension. Even harmful programs can create .a3w files. Be especially cautious with .a3w files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .a3w file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .a3w file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

3w, a3d, a3e, a3s, arw, aw, aww, x3w

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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