What is a .WAC File And How To Open It – Wacom (Simple Steps)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .wac extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .wac file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .WAC file?

The .WAC file extension comes from Inkling Sketch XML File. It was developed by Wacom. This data related file is in xml format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .wac file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .WAC file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .WAC file on various operating systems.

How to open a .WAC file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

There are 4 simple steps to open the .wac file on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Autodesk SketchBook Pro software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Autodesk SketchBook Pro.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WAC file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Autodesk SketchBook Pro software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .WAC file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .wac file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Autodesk SketchBook Pro software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Autodesk SketchBook Pro software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .WAC file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Autodesk SketchBook Pro software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .WAC file?

If you cannot open the .WAC file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .WAC file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .wad – id Software, .wad – Nintendo, .waff – Microsoft, .wagame – Team17 Software, .wal – Nullsoft. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .WAC file with the Autodesk SketchBook Pro program on Windows and Autodesk SketchBook Pro program on Mac.