Files with mdimporter extension are used by Spotlight importer for Apple Mac OS X. They contain information about file type settings.

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MDIMPORTER file extension - Spotlight importer setting file

What is mdimporter file? How to open mdimporter files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

mdimporter file icon: mdimporter filetype icon

The mdimporter file extension is associated with Spotlight importer in Apple Mac OS X. Spotlight is a system-wide desktop search feature Mac OS X operating system. The mdimporter files are used for storing information about file type association and other settings. Third side parties can produce their own mdimporter files.

The default software associated to open mdimporter file:

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:

The mdimporter extension is not meant to be opened manually.

How to convert:

The mdimporter files are not convertable.

Related links:

Spotlight description at Wikipedia

List of recommended software applications associated to the .mdimporter 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 mdimporter file, edit mdimporter file, convert mdimporter file, view mdimporter file, play mdimporter file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mdimporter file - Spotlight importer setting file

Click on the software link for more information about Mac OS X. Mac OS X uses mdimporter file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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