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.XCWORKSPACE File Extension

File TypeXcode Workspace File

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What is an XCWORKSPACE file?

File created by Xcode, a development application for creating iOS and Mac OS X (Cocoa) applications; saves workspace settings including and the View (Navigator, Debug, and Utilities panes) and Editor states; created by selecting File → Save As Workspace... with an open project.

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When you open an XCWORKSPACE file, it opens the associated project and restores the perspective. Therefore, Xcode workspace files can be used as a wrapper or container for an Xcode .XCODEPROJ project.

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Programs that open XCWORKSPACE files
Updated 8/24/2015


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