The File Extensions Database


.AZW2 File Extension

  • Developer by: Amazon
  • Category: Executable Files
  • Format: Zip

What is an .AZW2 file?

.AZW2 is Kindle Active Content App File

Game or other app used by Kindle eReading devices; differs from an .AZW or .AZW3 file since it supports active content; used for for games such as chess and solitaire, as well as for other applications like a notepad; downloaded to the Kindle when you purchase apps on the Kindle store.

Programs that open Kindle Active Content App File
Windows
7-Zip

How to solve problems with AZW2 files

  • Associate the AZW2 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AZW2 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AZW2 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AZW2 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 .AZW2 is Kindle Active Content App File. Because only the current version supports the latest AZW2 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Amazon manufacturer website after an available .AZW2 is Kindle Active Content App File update.
  • To make sure that your AZW2 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.