File Extension Library

.MACBIN File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .MACBIN files and how to open them?

Can't open .MACBIN 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 .MACBIN file.

What is a .MACBIN file extension?

.MACBIN file extension is created by Apple. .MACBIN has been classified as Data Files. The format of .MACBIN file is Binary.

.MACBIN is Macbinary Encoded File

Compressed file encoded in a binary or MacBinary format; contains a finder header, data fork, and resource fork; saved in one of the MacBinary, MacBinary II, or MacBinary III formats; often used to send Macintosh files over the Internet.

MACBIN files are much more commonly seen with the .BIN extension.

List of all softwares that can open the Macbinary Encoded File
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe for Windows
Apple Archive Utility
Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 16

How to fix problems with .MACBIN files

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