An ipmeta file extension is used for metadata files generated by Apple iPhoto. iPhoto is photo manager and photo editor for macOS. Metadata file doesn't contain any digital photo images, but only information about them. It is used only for internal purposes of iPhoto.

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IPMETA file extension - Apple iPhoto library metadata

What is ipmeta file? How to open ipmeta files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

ipmeta file icon: ipmeta filetype icon

The ipmeta file extension is associated with Apple iPhoto, a digital photo manager and editor for macOS (Mac OS X).

The ipmeta file contains metadata with information about user's photo library and photo preview information as well as index of photos. Metadata file doesn't contain any digital images and are used for internal purposes of the application.

This ipmeta file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open ipmeta file:

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:

The *.ipmeta files are used for internal purposes of Apple iPhoto.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

Find converter to ipmeta file type:

iphoto to ipmeta

List of software applications associated to the .ipmeta 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 ipmeta file, edit ipmeta file, convert ipmeta file, view ipmeta file, play ipmeta 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 ipmeta files.

Programs that can create ipmeta file - Apple iPhoto library metadata

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

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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