A macbin file extension is related to the MacBinary archive file format used by old Macintosh computers.

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MACBIN file extension - MacBinary archive

What is macbin file? How to open macbin files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

macbin file icon: macbin filetype icon

The macbin file extension is associated with the MacBinary, an archive format developed for Apple Macintosh computers.

It is used to transport data between Mac computers and other systems like Unix and Windows that not supported Mac HFS file system.

The macbin file stores MacBinary archive.

MacBinary format is obsolete.

Mime types:

This macbin 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 macbin file:

StuffIt for Mac icon

Smith Micro Software, Inc. logoStuffIt for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Smith Micro Software, Inc.

StuffIt for Mac is archive utility that is able to create ZIP and SITX archives as well as extract 25 different formats including StuffIt, Zip, RAR and Tar.

Help how to open:

Use Stuffit or other tools to open *.macbin files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

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

Software that open macbin file - MacBinary archive

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

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with macbin file by default:
StuffIt for Mac small icon StuffIt for Mac
Other suggested software:
StuffIt Deluxe for Mac small icon StuffIt Deluxe for Mac

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