The File Extensions Database

.SWT File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Video Files

What is an .SWT file?

.SWT is Flash Generator Template

Template used by Adobe Flash, a multimedia authoring program; often used as a starting point for creating a Flash animation; may also be be used for buttons or other items that can be imported into an existing Flash animation.

SWT files are template versions of the standard .SWF file format.

Programs that open Flash Generator Template
Adobe Flash Professional CC
Adobe Flash Professional CC

How to solve problems with SWT files

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