The File Extensions Database

.A2W File Extension

  • Developer by: Carnegie Mellon University
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Zip

What is an .A2W file?

.A2W is Alice World

3D world created with Alice, a Java-based educational programming tool used for creating animations and interactive game; defines a three-dimensional space, or "world," that contains 3D objects; compressed in a standard .ZIP format.

Programs that open Alice World
File Type 2 Adlib Tracker II Instrument Bank with Macros
Developer by: Adlib Category: Audio Files

Instrument banks created by Adlib Tracker II, a 18 channel FM audio tracking application; contains instruments used to create compositions in the Adlib Tracker II program; same as .A2B files but holds macros as well.

NOTE: A2W files are similar to the original .BNK files used by the Reality Adlib Tracker program.

Programs that open Adlib Tracker II Instrument Bank with Macros
Adlib Tracker II

How to solve problems with A2W files

  • Associate the A2W file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any A2W file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.A2W files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the A2W file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .A2W is Alice World. Because only the current version supports the latest A2W file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Carnegie Mellon University manufacturer website after an available .A2W is Alice World update.
  • To make sure that your A2W file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.