The .noindex file extension is related to the Apple Mac OS X Spotlight searching feature.

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NOINDEX file - Mac OS X Spotlight index file

What is noindex file? How to open noindex files?

The NOINDEX file extension is associated with the Spotlight search feature installed in Apple Mac OS X operating system. The noindex file is a folder with other files and .noindex suffix prevent Spotlight to index data in this folder.

The default software associated to noindex file type:

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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!

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

  • Settings noindex file

Settings file type for software that use noindex file - Mac OS X Spotlight index file

Programs supporting the exension noindex on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Mac OS X for settings noindex file action.

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