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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

The ABS document files are related to abs (Unix). ABS file is an Abs Spreadsheet. Abs is a free graphical spreadsheet designed for Unix operating systems. The abs (Unix) seems to be no longer supported.

abs (Unix)
Document files
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Abs Spreadsheet related extensions:
iMindmap 4 Document
PTC Creo FEM Neutral Format Document
Adobe Director Cast
Inspiration Handheld Document
Adobe DPS Folio File
VectorWorks Drawing Document

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.

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, bs, abx, abc, ab, avs, as, ahs, afs, abq, xbs, qbs, bas, asb, ans

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

C64 Printfox/Pagefox Bitmap Image
Business Card Maker Document
Corel WordPerfect Mail Addressbook
Act! Database Index
Winbot Script
Alembic Data

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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