Open APPLE file

Apple AppleSingle data

How to open apple files?

apple file icon Have you had trouble opening the apple file on your computer? What are apple files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is apple file?

Files with apple extension are mainly related to old Apple Unix operating system (A/UX). Used in AppleSingle program.

More information about apple files: Apple AppleSingle data

File extension apple is associated with the Apple Mac Unix-based operating systems. AppleSingle format was introduced in the first Apple Unix operating system called A/UX (obsolete system). 

AppleSingle combines data forks (data files) and Finder meta file information into one single file with apple file extension.

AppleSingle format was popular to transport data between Apple systems through FTP, Web, e-mail etc. AppleSingle is similar file format to popular MacBinary.

MIME types:
application/applefile

Suggested software to open apple file

StuffIt for Mac

Mac version of the popular utility

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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