Files with sav file extension are used by Parallels Desktop program for Mac. A sav file contains saved state image.

There are 5 other file types using
the SAV file extension!

empty icon.sav - Saved game file [common]

empty icon.sav - SPSS Data Sets database

empty icon.sav - Configuration data

empty icon.sav - Free Download Manager download data

empty icon.sav - PSS E saved document

SAV file extension - Parallels Desktop saved state image

What is sav file? How to open sav files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

The sav file extension is associated with the Parallels Desktop, a virtualization software for Apple Mac OS X (macOS) operating system, which enables users to create virtual computers on physical machines.

The sav file stores saved state image, created when the virtual machine is paused or suspended.

The default software associated to open sav file:

Parallels Desktop for Mac icon

Parallels Holdings Ltd. logoParallels Desktop for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Parallels Holdings Ltd.

Parallels Desktop for Mac is popular virtualization software used to run Microsoft Windows and other operating systems on Mac computers running Mac OS X. It is able to run virtualized operating systems very fast with full 3D acceleration support and without lost Mac performance.

Help how to open:

Use Parallels Desktop to open *.sav files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

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

Software that open sav file - Parallels Desktop saved state image

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

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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