B8 file format description

Many people share .b8 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .b8 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .b8 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.b8 - Cubicomp PictureMaker Blue Channel Image Data

The B8 data files are related to Cubicomp PictureMaker. The B8 file is a Cubicomp PictureMaker Blue Channel Image Data. Cubicomp PictureMaker is a complete grahics system. The Cubicomp PictureMaker seems to be no longer supported.

Cubicomp PictureMaker
Data files
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Cubicomp PictureMaker Blue Channel Image Data related extensions:
EES Macro Data
PV Elite Database
Altair FEKO Magnetic Field Strengths Data
WinAutomation Job
KeyTERRA-FIRMA Ground Model Data
Paket Local Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .b8 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .b8 files. Be especially cautious with .b8 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .b8 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 .b8 file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bi, bo, bu, g8, v8

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

BSC Intermediate Object
Microsoft Visual Basic Include
Pegasus Mail BU File
SAP Business One BackUp Data
OpenEdge ABL Before Image
Cubicomp PictureMaker Green Channel Image Data

Operating systems

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