The File Extensions Database


.AWSEC File Extension

  • Category: Encoded and encrypted Files

What is an .AWSEC file?

.AWSEC is Vodafone Secure Content Locker encrypted data

The awsec file extension is associated with now discontinued Secure Content Locker, a tool that allows users to crypt and protect their sensitive data developed by Vodafone.

The awsec file supposedly stores encrypted data.

This awsec file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.


How to open:

We do not know about any possible way to decrypt or open these files.

How to convert:

It doesn't seem likely to convert this file type to anything else.

How to solve problems with AWSEC files

  • Associate the AWSEC file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AWSEC file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AWSEC files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AWSEC 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 .AWSEC is Vodafone Secure Content Locker encrypted data. Because only the current version supports the latest AWSEC file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the manufacturer website after an available .AWSEC is Vodafone Secure Content Locker encrypted data update.
  • To make sure that your AWSEC file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.