sparsebundle file extension is related to the Time Machine a backup software included with Mac OS X (macOS). A .sparsebundle file contains backup of user's data.

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Software that open sparsebundle file

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SPARSEBUNDLE file extension - Apple Mac OS X Time Machine dynamic image

What is sparsebundle file? How to open sparsebundle files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

sparsebundle file icon: sparsebundle filetype icon

The sparsebundle file extension is associated with the Apple Time Machine backup software included in the Apple Mac OS X (macOS) operating system.

The sparsebundle file contains data backup created by Time Machine network method backup.

The default software associated to open sparsebundle file:

Time Machine icon

Apple, Inc. logoTime Machine  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

Time Machine is backup utility developed by the Apple Inc. for Apple Mac OS X. Time Machine was introduced in the Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard as a core part of Mac OS X. Time Machine creates incremental backup of imported data stored in the computer. Time Machine is designed to work the Apple Time Capsule as well other internal and external drivers.

Related articles:

Why do I need to backup my data

Help how to open:

Use Apple Time Machine, Apple Disk Utility, Apple DiskImageMounter to open *.sparsebundle image files

How to convert:

Probably can be converted to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .sparsebundle 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 sparsebundle file, edit sparsebundle file, convert sparsebundle file, view sparsebundle file, play sparsebundle 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 sparsebundle files.

Software that open sparsebundle file - Apple Mac OS X Time Machine dynamic image

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

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with sparsebundle file by default:
Time Machine small icon Time Machine
Other suggested software:
Apple Disk Utility small icon Apple Disk Utility
DropDMG small icon DropDMG

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