SWA file converter How to convert SWA file?

What is SWA file?


The SWA file extension is a Shockwave Audio file which you can open with a Shockwave Player. You can use them to play audio in your flash application. The .SWA file extension was introduced to the world in 2001 by John Lasseter and Pixar Animation Studios. That year, the company released a short animation called “Lifted” which was played using SWA files. The animation ran for just under 3 minutes and used SWA files for its sound effects. In 2002, Disney released another short film for their website called “Ink and Paint” which also used SWA files as its sound source.

SWA Format details


Full Name Shockwave Audio
Developer Adobe Systems
Category Audio Files

Software, that convert SWA files


The easiest way to convert a SWA file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle SWA files. Open your SWA file with one of them and save in another file format.


SWA Converters

  • Web browser
  • Adobe Director
  • Adobe Shockwave Player
  • 4 SWA converters