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.DYLIB File Extension

File TypeMach-O Dynamic Library

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What is a DYLIB file?

Macintosh library that contains declarations and functions referenced by a Mac OS X application; loaded dynamically by various programs when needed, which allows for efficient use of memory; may be referenced by open applications or by Apple Xcode during software development.

More Information

Mach-O is short for "Mach Object" and refers to a file format used by systems based on the Mach kernel, such as NeXTSTEP and Mac OS X.

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Programs that open DYLIB files

Updated 9/7/2009

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