What is a .SPX File And How To Open It – Apple (Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .spx extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .spx file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .SPX file?

The file extension .SPX is from System Profiler XML Report.It was developed by Apple. The format of this file is xml, and it is a system related files.

What to know

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

How to open a .SPX file?

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

How to open a .SPX file on Mac

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SPX 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 System Information software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .SPX file?

If you are still unable to open the .SPX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .SPX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .spx – Xiph.Org, .spx – Pfaff. 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 .SPX file with the Apple System Information program on Mac.