File Extension Library


.PSAFE3 File Extension

  • Developer by: SourceForge.net
  • Category: Database Files

What is an .PSAFE3 file?

.PSAFE3 file extension is created by SourceForge.net. .PSAFE3 has been classified as Database Files.

.PSAFE3 is Password Safe database

The psafe3 file extension is mainly related to Password Safe, one of the many popular password management software programs available on the market.

The psafe3 file contains password database, probably used in version 3.

.PSAFE3 file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .PSAFE3 file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.


How to open:

You can import these files to Password Safe.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .psafe3 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.

How to Open .PSAFE3 file on different platforms

Open .PSAFE3 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .PSAFE3
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .PSAFE3 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .PSAFE3 files" Press "Ok"

Open .PSAFE3 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PSAFE3 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 .PSAFE3 File on Linux

Right click on the .PSAFE3 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .PSAFE3 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PSAFE3 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 .PSAFE3 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 .PSAFE3 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PSAFE3 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .PSAFE3 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .PSAFE3 file format
  2. You need to check the .PSAFE3 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)