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Name Apple Safari Webarchive
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/866
Classification Aggregate
Description These files may be produced by saving a web page in various versions of Apple's Safari Web Browser. The file is a type of Binary Property List ( and will contain the html content of the page, plus any page attachments. With further research and a better understanding of the format it may be possible to create a PRONOM identification signature, based on the 'bplist' magic number and further identifiers specific to the Apple Safari Webarchive format.
Byte order  
Related file formats Has priority over Hypertext Markup Language (2.0)
Has priority over Hypertext Markup Language (3.2)
Has priority over Hypertext Markup Language (4.0)
Has priority over Hypertext Markup Language (4.01)
Has priority over Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (1.0)
Has priority over Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (1.1)
Has priority over Hypertext Markup Language  
Has priority over Hypertext Markup Language (5)
Has priority over Binary Property List  
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by Apple Computer, Inc.
Supported by Apple Computer, Inc.
Source National Library of New Zealand / National Library of New Zealand
Source date 09 Jan 2016
Source description  
Last updated 09 Jan 2016
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