IPAfile extension

iOS Application

Have trouble opening the .ipa extension? Don't panic! This page explains ipa files and suggests programs you may use to open ipa files. You can download these programs through this page!


What is IPA file?

An IPA file is an iOS application package file. This is an archive file, a ZIP compressed, and it contains an iOS application. However, this iOS application can be installed only on an Apple iOS device, for example, an iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or M1 Mac.

Additional information

IPA files are essential for such developers who work on testing certain apps and need to save and distribute a prototype version of their application. To install IPA files on an iOS device, you can use iTunes, Apple Configurator 2, or any third-party application.


How to open IPA file?

Here are some universal methods of opening a file. Please, use this list of solutions.

Method 1: Correctly fix file association error

By following these steps, the user will be able to fix the ipa extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Step 1: Click the "Download Solution" button to download the automatic tool from Appsitory.

Step 2: Now click "Start Scan" to find out all potential problems.

Step 3: Review the resulting scan and click the "Fix Items" option.

Method 2: Download apps that open the ipa file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the ipa file. You can choose the right program for your OS and click on it to start the download. You can also visit the developer's website.

Apps that open IPA files

Method 3: Use Universal File Viewer

The recommended use of Universal File Viewer, a tool for opening over 250 file extensions, complements the list of programs above. This utility is capable of opening your ipa file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.