Files with SECUREDOWNLOAD extension could be found in the past as renamed files that were downloaded using Safari web browser.

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Software that open securedownload file

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SECUREDOWNLOAD file extension - Safari download file

What is securedownload file? How to open securedownload files?

File type specification:

Internet related file type icon Internet related file type

The SECUREDOWNLOAD file extension was reported to have been once generated by Safari web browsers, when they were in some sort of conflict with Yahoo service. Hence all downloaded files had their extension renamed to SECUREDOWNLOAD. Renaming the extension back generally fixed the problem. There is no information available if the problem persists to these days, as last reported issue was around 2007. 

The default software associated to open securedownload file:

Safari icon

Apple, Inc. logoSafari  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

Safari is the default web browser integrated to Apple Mac OS X since version 10.3 "Panther". It is also used in iOS devices like iPads and IPhones.

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 .securedownload 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 .securedownload 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 securedownload file, edit securedownload file, convert securedownload file, view securedownload file, play securedownload file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with securedownload file - Safari download file

Click on the software link for more information about Safari. Safari uses securedownload 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.).

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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