What is Adobe Shockwave Player and what is it used for?
This program is for watching videos on Internet.
and its format is shockwave flash movie (swf).
As you can see on the review page of the product, Adobe Shockwave Player is a free of charge web plug-in that allows you to play multimedia content created with Adobe Director. It is compatible with all major web browsers and you can download and install it from the official web page.