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BB file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bb - Blitz Basic Code

BB file is a Blitz Basic, Blitz3D or Blitz Plus code. The .bb suffix was originally created for the Blitz BASIC language for the AMIGA computers by ACID SOFTWARE from New Zealand. It represents an encoded Blitz BASIC source code. Actually it has ported to WINDOWS from BLITZ RESEARCH, the new ACID SOFTWARE brand and it is a plain text WINDOWS file.

.bb file format description:
BB format
BlitzBasic for Amiga and Windows
Development files
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ab2, bb2
Blitz Basic Code related links:
Blitz Basic Code related extensions:
Front Panel Express Order Data
PowerTerm Power Script
Shockwave Flash Debug
MATLAB Compiled Program
Multimedia Fusion Compressed Data
CC5X C Compiler Output File

.bb - GCOV BB Data FIle

BB is a GCOV BB data file. The .bb and .bbg files are generated when the source file is compiled with the GCC -ftest-coverage option. The .bb file contains a list of source files (including headers), functions within those files, and line numbers corresponding to each basic block in the source file.

.bb file format description:
BB format
GNU Compiler Collection
Development files
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GCOV BB Data FIle related links:
GCOV BB Data FIle related extensions:
Gcov Data File
Gcov Metadata File
Compiled Object File

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

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

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

bf, nb, gb, bn, bg, vb, hb, fb, bh

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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Virtual Boy ROM
Gforth Blocks File
libigl Skeletal Data
Sony Playstation Wave Bank Body
C64 Printfox/Pagefox Bitmap Image

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