WEBARCHIVE File Extension

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Safari Web Archive
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What is WEBARCHIVE file?

Files with the WEBARCHIVE extension are files of web pages containing HTML code, images, CSS files and JavaScripts, to which they refer to (the difference between a standard HTML, lies in the fact, that besides the code, it also stores the data it refers to). WEBARCHIVE files are created while saving a complete copy of content of a web page, using the Safari web browser. WEBARCHIVE files can be used both in Windows and Mac OS.

Advantages of WEBARCHIVE format

Due to storing a web site in WEARCHIVE format, it is possible to browse it offline. The requirement is to have the Safari browser.

WEBARCHIVE versus other web browsers

Using such tools like WebArchive Folderizer or WebArchive Extractor, WEBARCHHIVE files can be displayed also in within other website browsers, although it is not possible in every case – it depends on the specific content of a given web site, and unique elements used in its creation.

Programs that support WEBARCHIVE file

Conversion of a WEBARCHIVE file

When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the WEBARCHIVE extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of WEBARCHIVE file conversion to a different format.

File Conversions from WEBARCHIVE extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to WEBARCHIVE file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the WEBARCHIVE file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.

What else may cause problems?

There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the WEBARCHIVE file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the WEBARCHIVE file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the WEBARCHIVE file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the WEBARCHIVE file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the WEBARCHIVE file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

Do you want to help?

If you have additional information about the WEBARCHIVE file, we will be grateful if you share it with our users. To do this, use the form here and send us your information on WEBARCHIVE file.

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