Files with webarchive extension are webpage archives that were saved using Safari web browser which uses webarchives to store saved complete web pages including multimedia content, such as videos, sounds, pictures etc for later viewing without connection to Internet.

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WEBARCHIVE file extension - Apple Safari web archive

What is webarchive file? How to open webarchive files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

webarchive file icon: webarchive filetype icon

File extension webarchive is used by Safari - a web browser from Apple. Safari is available for both Mac OS X (macOS) and Microsoft Windows.

The webarchive file represents a webpage saved to your computer and is a single file in binary file format, which contains saved complete html page with images, videos or sounds and all needed files (CSS, JavaScript) to display the page in offline mode.

Updated: November 14, 2023

The default software associated to open webarchive 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.

Related articles:

How can I open a .webarchive file on Windows?

Help how to open:

Use Safari web browser to open *.webarchive files. Some programs like WebArchive Extractor can also access these files.

How to convert:

Use the free tools WebArchive Folderizer (for OS X 10.2 and higher) or WebArchive Extractor (for OS X 10.4.3 and higher).

Find conversions from webarchive file:

webarchive to html

webarchive to pdf

File identification strings:

HEX code: 62 70 6C 69 73 74 30 30
ASCII code: bplist00

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

Software that open webarchive file - Apple Safari web archive

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

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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