The File Extensions Database

.WEBBOOKMARK File Extension

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

What is an .WEBBOOKMARK file?

.WEBBOOKMARK is Safari Web Bookmark File

Bookmark file created by Safari, a Mac OS X Web browser; saves a bookmarked Web page, including the Web page's title, URL, and bookmark group; used for saving and organizing favorites and other Web pages.

Bookmarks can be organized into multiple groups in Safari, including the Bookmarks menu group and the Bookmarks Bar group, which displays bookmarks horizontally underneath the application's Web address bar. Users can access all bookmarks by selecting Bookmarks → Show All Bookmarks in Safari.

Safari stores WEBBOOKMARK files to the following directory by default:[user]/Library/Caches/Metadata/Safari/Bookmarks/.

Programs that open Safari Web Bookmark File
Apple Safari

How to solve problems with WEBBOOKMARK files

  • Associate the WEBBOOKMARK file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any WEBBOOKMARK file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.WEBBOOKMARK files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the WEBBOOKMARK file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .WEBBOOKMARK is Safari Web Bookmark File. Because only the current version supports the latest WEBBOOKMARK file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Apple manufacturer website after an available .WEBBOOKMARK is Safari Web Bookmark File update.
  • To make sure that your WEBBOOKMARK file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.