Details of the .ipsw file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .ipsw file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .ipsw file?
- What program do I need to open a .ipsw file?
- How can the .ipsw file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .ipsw?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .ipsw extension?
- How can I convert .ipsw files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .ipsw?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
iPhone / iPod Software Update
IPSW file is an iPhone / iPod Software Update package. You can use IPFW files to restore or update your iPhone or iPod Touch.
Other types of files may also use the .ipsw file extension.
The .ipsw file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
Can't open a .ipsw file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
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Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
If you don't know how to set the .ipsw file association, check the FAQ.
Can I change the extension of files?
Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.
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