What is a .P10 File And How To Open It

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .p10 extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .p10 file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .P10 file?

The .P10 file extension is from Certificate Request File. The file is a miscellaneous file.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .p10 file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .P10 file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .P10 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .P10 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .p10 file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Microsoft Outlook 365 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .P10 file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Microsoft Outlook 365 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .P10 file on Mac

To open the .p10 file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Apple Keychain Access and Apple Mail software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .P10 file

2. In the second step 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 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 Keychain Access software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .P10 file?

If you cannot open the .P10 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .P10 file.p12 – RSA Laboratories, .p19 – Peter B. Clements, .p21 – Express STEP Data Model File, .p2c – Valve Corporation, .p2g – CyberLink. 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 .P10 file with the Microsoft Outlook 365 program on Windows and Apple Keychain Access, Apple Mail programs on Mac.