What is a .!SYNC File And How To Open It – BitTorrent (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .!sync extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .!sync file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .!SYNC file?

The .!SYNC file extension is BitTorrent Partially Synced File. This file extension belongs to the developer BitTorrent. The file is a miscellaneous file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .!sync file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .!SYNC file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .!SYNC file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Resilio Sync software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Resilio Sync software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .!SYNC file

2. The second step is locating 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Resilio Sync software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .!SYNC file on Mac

The .!sync file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Resilio Sync software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Resilio Sync.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .!SYNC 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 Resilio Sync software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .!SYNC file on Linux

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .!sync file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Resilio Sync software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Resilio Sync software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .!SYNC 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Resilio Sync software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .!SYNC file?

If you cannot open the .!SYNC file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .!SYNC file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .!ut – BitTorrent, .### – NewSoftwares, .$$$ – Temporary File, .$01 – Microsoft, .$db – dBASE Temporary File. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .!SYNC file with the Resilio Sync program on Windows, Resilio Sync program on Mac and Resilio Sync software on Linux.