What is a .SAVEDSEARCH File And How To Open It – Apple (Simple Steps)


Have you downloaded a file with .savedsearch extension, but you have never seen this extension before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .savedsearch file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .SAVEDSEARCH file?

The file extension .SAVEDSEARCH is Spotlight Saved Search. The developer of this file extension is Apple. The file is a system related files.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .savedsearch file on 1 platform.

How to open a .SAVEDSEARCH file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .SAVEDSEARCH file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .SAVEDSEARCH file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .savedsearch file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Apple Finder software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SAVEDSEARCH 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 Finder software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .SAVEDSEARCH file?

If you are still unable to open the .SAVEDSEARCH file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .SAVEDSEARCH file.savedstate – Virtual Router, .saver – Apple, .sb – MIT, .sb – Microsoft, .sb – Slax. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .SAVEDSEARCH file with the Apple Finder program on Mac.