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CGB file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.gbc - Nintendo GameBoy Color ROM Image

The GBC data files are related to VisualBoy Advance. GBC file is a Nintendo GameBoy Color ROM Image. The GameBoy is a handheld game console developed and manufactured by Nintendo, released in 1998.

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

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

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

cb, cbb, cbg, cfb, cg, cgf, cgg, cgh, cgn, cgv, chb, cnb, crb, ctb, cvb

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Borland Database Engine Internationalization Data
Comptons Multimedia Encyclopedia File
Nintendo GameBoy ROM Image
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Microsoft Compound File Binary

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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