File Extension Library

.SCA File Extension

  • Developer by: Symantec
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .SCA files and how to open them?

Can't open .SCA file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .SCA file.

What is a .SCA file extension?

.SCA file extension is created by Symantec. .SCA has been classified as Data Files. The format of .SCA file is Binary.

.SCA is Norton AntiVirus Scan File

Data file created by Norton AntiVirus, a program that protects desktop computers from malware; contains a list of files on the hard drive that have been scanned or need to be scanned; used by Norton AntiVirus to tell which files need to be scanned next.

SCA files are typically located in the Tasks directory of a Norton AntiVirus installation. They are commonly seen with the filename

NOTE: Symantec introduced the ".sca" extension with Norton AntiVirus 2002. Norton AntiVirus became Norton Security in 2014.

List of all softwares that can open the Norton AntiVirus Scan File
Symantec Norton Security 2017
Symantec Norton Security 2017
File Type 2 Scala Script File
Developer by: Scala Category: Executable Files

Script written with Scala, a digital signage management program; includes instructions that determine how and when digital images are displayed; used for controlling electronic billboards, dynamic digital signs, DOOH (Digital-Out-of-Home) advertising, employee TV, electronic posters, and other types of digital signs.

Scala scripts are written in the ScalaScript language, which uses a proprietary syntax. Since SCA files are saved in a plain text format, they can be opened and edited with a basic text editor.

List of all softwares that can open the Scala Script File
Scala Designer
Scala Content Manager
Scala Ad Manager

How to fix problems with .SCA files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .SCA files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .SCA file format
  2. You need to check the .SCA file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)