The apfolder file extension is related to the Apple Photos and Apple iPhoto tools from OS X system.

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Software that open apfolder file

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APFOLDER file extension - Apple Photos data

What is apfolder file? How to open apfolder files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The apfolder file extension is associated with the Apple Photos, a photo editing and photo management tool distributed as a part of Apple OS X and macOS operating systems.

The apfolder file stores some kind of data used by Apple Photos.

The same file is also used by Apple iPhoto a predecessor of Apple Photos.

The default software associated to open apfolder file:

Apple Photos icon

Apple, Inc. logoApple Photos  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

Photos has been engineered from the ground up to help you keep photo growing library organized and accessible. Powerful and intuitive editing tools help you perfect your images as well as create beautiful gifts for sharing.

iPhoto icon

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

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

Apple iPhoto is photos managing application for Mac OS X. iPhoto is distributed with the Apple iLife Suite. Apple iPhoto is able to organize, improve, print and share on-line your photos.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .apfolder file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .apfolder file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open apfolder file, edit apfolder file, convert apfolder file, view apfolder file, play apfolder 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 apfolder files.

Programs that can create apfolder file - Apple Photos data

Programs supporting the exension apfolder on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for create apfolder file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with apfolder file by default:
Apple Photos small icon Apple Photos
iPhoto small icon iPhoto

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