ABS file format description
Many people share .abs files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .abs file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .abs files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.abs - Abs Spreadsheet
ABS file is an Abs Spreadsheet. Abs is a free graphical spreadsheet designed for Unix operating systems.
- .abs file format description:
- ABS format
- abs (Unix)
- Document files
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- Abs Spreadsheet related links:
- Abs Spreadsheet related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .abs file extension. Even harmful programs can create .abs files. Be especially cautious with .abs files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .abs file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows can't open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .abs file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
wbs, ab, bs, avs, as, ahs, afs, abx, abq, xbs, abc, qbs, bas, asb, ans
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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