Files with osx file extension is related to the Apple Mac OS system for Apple PowerPC based Macs and used for executable files.

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Software that open osx file

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OSX file extension - Apple Mac OS PowerPC executable

What is osx file? How to open osx files?

File type specification:

Program executable file type icon Program executable file type

osx file icon: osx filetype icon

The osx file extension is associated with Apple Mac PowerPC computers.

The .osx file contains program header and it is saved in the PowerPC Executable Format (PEF).

The files can be opened in older Mac OS versions for Apple Mac PowerPC computers or in Mac OS X with Rosetta.

The default software associated to open osx 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:

Double click on *.osx file in Mac OS to launch the executable.

How to convert:

There is no way how to convert .osx files to other formats.

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

Software that open osx file - Apple Mac OS PowerPC executable

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

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with osx file by default:
macOS small icon macOS
Mac OS X small icon Mac OS X

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