.ENTITLEMENTS File Extension

File Type:
Mac App Sandboxing Entitlements File

Having trouble opening .entitlements extension? Don't panic! This page explains what entitlements files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open entitlements files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a ENTITLEMENTS file?

Entitlements file extension has Mac App Sandboxing Entitlements file type, developed by Apple, which is associated with the "developer files" category.

These are developer files for Mac OS X programs that use App Sandboxing. .ENTITLEMENTS files are saved in the .PLIST format and contain entitlements. Example entitlements provide file read/write access and allow apps to get access to network resources, multimedia folders (music, images, etc.), locations services, and printers.  

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

entitlements file icon
File Type:
Mac App Sandboxing Entitlements File
Developer Files

How to open ENTITLEMENTS file?

Double click the entitlements file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .entitlements extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the entitlements extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the entitlements file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open ENTITLEMENTS files

  • MacOS MacOS
    • Apple Xcode Apple Xcode
    • Apple TextEdit Apple TextEdit
    • Other text editor Other text editor

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the entitlements file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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