Did you find or received PLIST file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is PLIST file extension and how you can open it.

What is a PLIST file ext?

The .PLIST file extension identifies Mac OS X Property List files. These are associated with the Apple Macintosh operating system and list operational information about the Apple OS operating system, as well as third party software which maybe installed.

How to open a PLIST file?

In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like PLIST. When you double click on the PLIST file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received PLIST files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.

How to fix errors with PLIST files

Scan the file
Before trying to open PLIST files on your Windows make sure that it is safe to do so by running through antivirus scanner.
Unable to open PLIST files with the associated software program or see an error than try updating the associated software
Do not
If none of the applications in your Windows were able to open PLIST file do not change file extension because by changing file extension you are corrupting the file. In case you already changed the extension you can revert it back to PLIST by renaming the file. Incorrect associations are the cause of many PLIST file errors.

Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension PLIST you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.

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