What is a .NUMBERS File And How To Open It – Apple

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .numbers extension, but you have never seen this extension before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .numbers file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .NUMBERS file?

The .NUMBERS file extension comes from Apple Numbers Spreadsheet. This file extension was developed by Apple. The file is a spreadsheet related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .numbers file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .NUMBERS file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .NUMBERS file on various operating systems.

How to open a .NUMBERS file on Mac

To open the .numbers file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Apple Numbers software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .NUMBERS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple Numbers software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .NUMBERS file on iOS

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .numbers file on iOS in simple steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Finding your files in the download folder

First of all you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 2

Image2: Can’t open the file

In order to open the file, you will have to search for the Apple Numbers in the iOS App Store software and install it. The other software that opens the .numbers file on iOS is Apple Numbers. That’s all, now you have open your file on iOS.

Still cannot open the .NUMBERS file?

If you are still unable to open the .NUMBERS file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .NUMBERS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .numbers-tef – Apple, .nup – ESET, .nupkg – NuGet, .nupkg – Intego, .nuproj – NuGet. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .NUMBERS file with the Apple Numbers program on Mac and Apple Numbers software on iOS.