File Extension Library


.APDETECTED File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple, Inc.
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .APDETECTED file?

.APDETECTED file extension is created by Apple, Inc.. .APDETECTED has been classified as Various data Files.

.APDETECTED is Apple iPhoto file

File extension apdetected appears to be mainly related to Apple iPhoto, a digital photo editing software for Mac OS X operating system and used for one of its file types. iPhoto was replaced by Apple Photos app.

These .apdetected files are generated during photo importing, perhaps for indexing purposes.


How to open:

As far as we know, only Apple iPhoto (Photos) work with this file type, but you may not be able to open it directly.

How to convert:

Unfortunately, we do not know about any possible conversion for this particular file type, it may not even be possible.

How to Open .APDETECTED file on different platforms

Open .APDETECTED File on Windows

  • Right-click a .APDETECTED
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .APDETECTED file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .APDETECTED files" Press "Ok"

Open .APDETECTED File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .APDETECTED file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .APDETECTED File on Linux

Right click on the .APDETECTED file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .APDETECTED File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .APDETECTED file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .APDETECTED File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .APDETECTED files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .APDETECTED files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .APDETECTED files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .APDETECTED file format
  2. You need to check the .APDETECTED file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)