The .sync file extension is related to the Apple ColorSync a Mac OS X color management app.

There is one other file type using
the SYNC file extension!

sync icon.sync - Microsoft Visual Studio file

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Software that works with sync file extension

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SYNC file extension - Apple ColorSync file

What is sync file? How to open sync files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

sync file icon: sync filetype icon

The SYNC file extension is associated with the Apple ColorSync a color management software for Apple Mac and Apple Mac OS X operating systems. The .sync file contains various data used for internal purposes of the Apple Sync.

The default software associated to sync file type:

Apple ColorSync icon

Apple, Inc. logoApple ColorSync  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

ColorSync utility allows users to modify picture image files. You can add effects, change color space, resample images, correct colors and brightness.

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 SYNC files:

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 file with extension SYNC:

As far as we know, this .sync 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 .sync file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open sync file, edit sync file, convert sync file, view sync file, play sync file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others sync file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with sync file - Apple ColorSync file

Click on the software link for more information about Apple ColorSync. Apple ColorSync uses sync 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 sync file by default:
Apple ColorSync small icon Apple ColorSync
Mac OS X small icon Mac OS X

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