What is a .UNITYPACKAGE File And How To Open It – Unity Technologies (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .unitypackage 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. In this article we will explain what .unitypackage file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .UNITYPACKAGE file?

The .UNITYPACKAGE file extension is Unity Package File. It was developed by Unity Technologies. The file has the binary format, and it is a data related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .UNITYPACKAGE file?

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

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

The .unitypackage file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Unity Technologies Unity software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Unity Technologies Unity software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .UNITYPACKAGE 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Unity Technologies Unity software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .UNITYPACKAGE file on Mac

The .unitypackage file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Unity Technologies Unity software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Unity Technologies Unity.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .UNITYPACKAGE 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Unity Technologies Unity software that 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 .UNITYPACKAGE file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .unitypackage file on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the Unity Technologies Unity software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Unity Technologies Unity software.

Step 2

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

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Unity Technologies Unity software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .UNITYPACKAGE file?

If you are still unable to open the .UNITYPACKAGE file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .UNITYPACKAGE file.unityproj – Unity Technologies, .unk – Unknown File, .unknown – Unknown File Type, .unl – Garmin, .unr – Unreal Level Map. 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 .UNITYPACKAGE file with the Unity Technologies Unity program on Windows, Unity Technologies Unity program on Mac and Unity Technologies Unity software on Linux.