What is a .WWU File And How To Open It – Audiokinetic

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Have you came across a file with the .wwu extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .wwu file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .WWU file?

The .WWU file extension is Wwise Work Unit. The developer of this file extension is Audiokinetic. The format of this audio related file is xml.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .wwu file on 1 platform.

How to open a .WWU file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .WWU file on various operating systems.

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WWU 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Audiokinetic Wwise software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .WWU file?

If you are still unable to open the .WWU file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .WWU file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .wx – Wanam, .wx – Microsoft, .wxi – Outercurve Foundation, .wxl – Outercurve Foundation, .wxn – Waixing. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .WWU file with the Audiokinetic Wwise program on Windows.