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

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Software that open keychain file

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KEYCHAIN file extension - Apple Keychain password data

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 (macOS) operating system for Mac computers.

The keychain file stores passwords and accounts data.

The default software associated to open keychain file:

macOS icon

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

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

macOS is Unix-based desktop operating system, a successor of Mac OS X system for MacBook-family, iMac, Mac Mini and Mac Pro computers, developed and sold by Apple, Inc.

Mac OS X icon

Apple, Inc. logoMac 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:

Use Apple Keychain to open *.keychain password files.

How to convert:

Conversion to other formats is not possible.

List of software applications associated to the .keychain 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 keychain file, edit keychain file, convert keychain file, view keychain file, play keychain file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 keychain files.

Software that open keychain file - Apple Keychain password data

Programs supporting the exension keychain on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. 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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