.DSYM File Extension
- Developer by: Apple
- Category: Developer Files
What are .DSYM files and how to open them?Can't open .DSYM file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .DSYM file.
What is a .DSYM file extension?
.DSYM file extension is created by Apple. .DSYM has been classified as Developer Files.
.DSYM is Xcode Debug Symbols File
Debugging information file generated by Apple's Xcode development software; produced during the debugging process if the Debug Information Format is set to "DWARF with dSYM;" saved in a package format that can be opened by right-clicking the file and selecting "Show Package Contents."
DWARF stands for "Debugging with Attributed Record Formats." It is used by Xcode to generate debug symbols, which can be stripped from the final executable before distribution.
DSYM files have a ".dSYM" extension.