The *.keychain file extension is related to the Apple Keychain a password management tool. The *.keychain file stores encrypted passwords.

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KEYCHAIN file extension - Apple Keychain password file

What is keychain file? How to open keychain files?

File type specification:

Encoded and encrypted file type icon Encoded and encrypted file type

keychain file icon: keychain filetype icon

The KEYCHAIN file extension is associated with Apple Keychain, a password management system integrated to Apple Mac OS X operating system for Mac computers. The *.keychain file stores passwords and accounts data.

The default software associated to keychain file type:

Mac OS X icon

Apple, Inc. logo Mac OS X  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  Apple, Inc.

OS X or Mac OS X is Unix-based operating system developed by Apple Inc. for Macintosh computers. It contains basic core applications for everyday use, such as Finder basic file manager, Safari for Internet browsing, QuickTime for video, iTunes for managing audio data and iPod, iOS devices management , iMessage instant messaging, Mail, Contacts, Calendar and many more.

The latest version 10.11 of OS X is called El Capitan. It is available to purchase on Mac App Store as well as is distributed with new Mac computers and notebooks. It includes features to improve the security, performance, design and usability.

OS X operating system was replaced by new macOS in 2016!

Help how to open KEYCHAIN files:

Use Apple Keychain to open *.keychain password files.

How to convert file with extension KEYCHAIN:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

List of software applications associated to the .keychain file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open keychain file, edit keychain file, convert keychain file, view keychain file, play keychain file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the keychain files.

  • Open keychain file
  • Create keychain file

Software that open keychain file - Apple Keychain password file

Click on the link to get more information about Mac OS X for open keychain file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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