What is SWIDTAG file?
This file extension has been around since the late 80s. It is a type of data that can be read by a software, which makes it a useful tool for identifying the software. The tag comes from the phrase "software identification tag". Software Identification Tag – A type of data that can be read by a software and used as a tool for identifying software The .SWIDTAG file is an extension associated with the Software Identification Tag (SIDT). This file type was originally created to identify programs running on DOS or those running under Windows 3.x. However, now many companies use this as an identifier for their own applications and solutions. The tag allows them to identify their unique application and its related information and resources and to prevent any confusion about what they're using.
SWIDTAG Format details
|Full Name||Software Identification Tag|
Software, that convert SWIDTAG files
The easiest way to convert a SWIDTAG 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 SWIDTAG files. Open your SWIDTAG file with one of them and save in another file format.
- Microsoft Windows
- Mac OS X