Full format name of files that use BUNDLE extension is Mac OS X Application Plug-in. Mac OS X Application Plug-in specification was created by Apple. BUNDLE files are supported by software applications available for devices running Mac OS, Windows. BUNDLE file belongs to the Plugin Files category just like 139 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular program for handling BUNDLE files is iTunes, but users can choose among 2 different programs that support this file format. On the official website of Apple, Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about theiTunes software, but also about BUNDLE and other supported file formats.
The list that follows enumerates programs compatible with BUNDLE files, divided into 2 categories based on operating system on which they are available. Files with BUNDLE suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.
There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening BUNDLE files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with BUNDLE extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with BUNDLE files.
The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening BUNDLE files is that no program that can handle BUNDLE files is installed on user’s system. This one is an easy one. Select iTunes or one of the recommended programs (for example, Mac OS X, iMovie) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support BUNDLE files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download iTunes installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Apple, Inc. website and download from their official repositories.
If the problems with opening BUNDLE files still occur even after installing iTunes, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of iTunes is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why BUNDLE files are not compatible with iTunes. The latest version of iTunes should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.
If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate BUNDLE files with latest version of iTunes you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent
Selecting the first-choice application in Windows
Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS
Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the BUNDLE file is valid. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.
If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the BUNDLE file hinders attempts to open it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. BUNDLE file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.
If the BUNDLE file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. If the BUNDLE file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.
There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.
If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with BUNDLE extension. In this case close the other applications.
Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Mac OS X Application Plug-in files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with BUNDLE files affecting older versions of given software.
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