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CBE file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cbe - ChessBase Team Index

The CBE game data files are related to ChessBase. The CBE file is a ChessBase Team Index. ChessBase is a personal, stand-alone chess database.

Game Data files
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ChessBase Team Index related extensions:
ChessBase Annotations
ChessBase Search Booster
ChessBase Commentators Index
ChessBase Hash File of Doubles Data
ChessBase Old Game Database
ChessBase Game Moves Data

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

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

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

bce, be, cb, cb3, cbd, cbf, cbr, cbs, cbw, ce, ceb, cfe, che, cne, dbe

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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ChessBase Source Index

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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