SPARSIMAGE file extension - Mac OS X image
What is sparsimage file? How to open sparsimage files?
File type specification:
The SPARSIMAGE file extension is used for so called sparse images in Mac OS X operating system. These files are created by the Disk Utility.
Unlike a full DMG image, which takes up as much actual space as the real disk it represents (regardless of the amount of unused space), a SPARSEIMAGE takes up only as much actual disk space as the data contained within, up to a maximum of the capacity assigned during creating
The default software associated to sparsimage file type:
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List of recommended software applications associated to the .sparsimage file extension
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that can be done with the file: like open sparsimage file, edit sparsimage file, convert sparsimage file, view sparsimage file, play sparsimage file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Open sparsimage file