File Extension Library

.SWC File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Zip

What is an .SWC file?

.SWC file extension is created by Adobe Systems. .SWC has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .SWC file is Zip.

.SWC is Flex Components Archive

Contains a group of components and other assets used by an Adobe Flex application; includes a .SWF file and a catalog.xml file, which lists the contents of the package and the individual components; generated by the Animate authoring tool and compressed using the PKZIP archive format.

SWC archives may also include Live Preview and Property Inspector SWF files, ActionScript (.AS) files, an .SWD debug file, and a .PNG icon file.

NOTE: Animate was formerly known as Flash, which was originally developed by Macromedia but then merged with Adobe in 2005. Flash became Animate in 2016.

List of all softwares that can open the Flex Components Archive
Adobe Flex
Adobe Animate CC 2018
Adobe Flash Builder 4.7 Premium
Adobe Flex
Adobe Animate CC 2018
Adobe Flash Builder 4.7 Premium
File Type 2:

Super Nintendo Wild Card ROM File

Category: Game Files

Super Nintendo (SNES) ROM saved in the SNES "wild card" format; contains the exact data from a SNES cartridge and can be played on a PC using an SNES emulator.

Most SNES ROMS use the .SMC file extension.

List of all softwares that can open the Super Nintendo Wild Card ROM File

How to Open .SWC file on different platforms

Open .SWC File on Windows

  • Right-click a .SWC
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .SWC file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .SWC files" Press "Ok"

Open .SWC File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .SWC file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .SWC File on Linux

Right click on the .SWC file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .SWC File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .SWC file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .SWC File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .SWC files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .SWC files

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