Files with shadowindextermids file extension might be found as generated by SpotLight on Mac computers.

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SHADOWINDEXTERMIDS file extension - macOS (OS X) Spotlight data

What is shadowIndexTermIds file? How to open shadowIndexTermIds files?

File type specification:

Temporary file type icon Temporary file type

The shadowindextermids file extension is related to Spotlight, an indexing process of Mac OS X (macOS).

Whenever an USB flash disk is plugged to a Mac computer, Spotlights creates two hidden folders .trashes and .spotlight-V100 on it.

The shadowIndexTermIds file is created inside the *.spotlight-V100 folder.  These files are most likely used only for indexing purposes.

The default software associated to open shadowindextermids 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:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with shadowIndexTermIds file - macOS (OS X) Spotlight data

Click on the software link for more information about macOS. macOS uses shadowIndexTermIds 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:

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

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