ASHBAK file format description

Many people share .ashbak files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ashbak file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ashbak files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ashbak - Ashampoo Backup Archive

The ASHBAK archive files are related to Ashampoo Backup. The ASHBAK file is an Ashampoo Backup Archive. Ashampoo Backup is a hard drive backup software for Microsoft Windows.

Ashampoo Backup
Archive files
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Ashampoo Backup Archive related extensions:
Oracle Documaker CAR Archive
Microsoft Entourage Archive
Simply Safe Backup Archive
WinDev Zip Archive
NTI Backup Now Partition File
Mozilla XPInstall Package

Naturally, other applications may also use the .ashbak file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ashbak files. Be especially cautious with .ashbak files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .ashbak 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.

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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