CBI file format description

Many people often share .cbi files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .cbi files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .cbi files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .cbi files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .cbi file format.

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cbi - Crossbeam XMS Installation Package

The CBI archive files are related to Crossbeam X-Series Management System. The CBI file is a Crossbeam XMS Installation Package. The Crossbeam X-Series Management System (XMS) provides a graphical user interface to view the health and status of the X-Series Platforms. The Crossbeam X-Series is a high-performance, high-availability security platform.

Application:Crossbeam X-Series Management System
Category:Archive files
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Crossbeam XMS Installation Package related extensions:

  • zpkg Zyxel NSA-32x Application Package
  • cjl DigitalHIWAY Concatenated JPEG Library
  • vib Veeam Incremental Backup Archive
  • afs3 Advanced File Security 3 Encrypted Data
  • nc MCrypt Encrypted Archive
  • bh BlakHole Archive

.cbi - ChessBase Old Database Index

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

Category:Game Data files
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ChessBase Old Database Index related extensions:

  • cba ChessBase Annotations
  • cbb ChessBase Search Booster
  • cbc ChessBase Commentators Index
  • cbd ChessBase Hash File of Doubles Data
  • cbe ChessBase Team Index
  • cbf ChessBase Old Game Database

.cbi - IBM System/360 Column Binary Formatted Data

The CBI data files are related to IBM System/360. The CBI file is an IBM System/360 Column Binary Formatted Data. The IBM System/360 (S/360) is a family of mainframe computer systems that was announced by IBM in 1964. The IBM System/360 seems to be no longer supported.

Application:IBM System/360
Category:Data files
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IBM System/360 Column Binary Formatted Data related extensions:

  • lsq ZOOM MRS-802 Phrase Loops Data
  • aidf AI BiddingCockpit 8 Specification Sheets
  • ctz EFILive Calibration Tune Data
  • preinst Debian Package Pre-installation Script
  • qseg SlimBrowser Engine Definition Data
  • ctx Nokia PC Suite Contacts Backup

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .cbi file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .cbi extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .cbi files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .cbi files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .cbi 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .cbi file

To set the .cbi file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .cbi file association. Many applications can open .cbi files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .cbi file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bci, bi, cb, cbj, cbk, cbl, cbo, cbu, cfi, cgi, chi, ci, cib, cni, cvi

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .cbi filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .cbi:

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