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Details of the .fla file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .fla file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .fla file?
  • What program do I need to open a .fla file?
  • How can the .fla file be opened, edited or printed?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .fla?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .fla extension?
  • How can I convert .fla files to another format?
  • What are other, similar filename extensions to .fla?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

.fla file extension details

Shockwave Flash Source File

Shockwave Flash Source File .fla file icon
FLA file is a Shockwave Flash Source File. It is the source, and editable version of the Shockwave Flash movie.
Category: Development files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
FLA aliases:
FLA related links:
FLA related extensions:
Adobe Director Protected Movie

Adobe Flash Project File

Macromedia Flash Paper

Shockwave Flash Component File

Shockwave Flash

Shockwave Flash Template

Adobe Director Protected Cast

Adobe Director Cast

Adobe Director Compressed Cast

Macromedia Director Movie

Other types of files may also use the .fla file extension.

.fla file extension error

The .fla file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

flw, vla, fl, tla, fma, la, rla, fpa, fal, flx, flz, dla, ela, bla, gla

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Fluke LinkWare Database
Kivio Flowchart Document
RealFlow Project
Digistar II VLA Geometry File
Java Class
DRM Forward Lock
PermitMD FMA Form Definition File
FMAudit Exported Audit File
TuneUp Utilities Startup Logo
Microth InPad Layout File
open .fla file

Can't open a .fla file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .fla file association, check the FAQ.

.fla file extension

Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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