>> A6W file

A6W file format description

Many people share .a6w files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .a6w file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .a6w files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.a4w - Macromedia Authorware Windows File

The A4W development files are related to Adobe Authorware. 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:
ActionScript Object
Flash JavaScript
Adobe AIR Native Extension
Adobe Flash ActionScript
Shockwave Flash Source File
Shockwave Flash Component File

Naturally, other applications may also use the .a6w file extension. Even harmful programs can create .a6w files. Be especially cautious with .a6w files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .a6w 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 .a6w file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

atw, aw, w6w

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

AnyTime Organizer Deluxe Document
Answer Wizard Index
Macromedia Authorware Model

Operating systems

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

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