COB file format description
Many people share .cob files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cob file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cob files.
4 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.cob - Caligari TrueSpace Object
The COB document files are related to Caligari TrueSpace. The COB file is a Caligari TrueSpace 3D object. TrueSpace is a 3D modeler and animation software. The Caligari TrueSpace seems to be no longer supported.
- Caligari TrueSpace
- Document files
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- Caligari TrueSpace Object related extensions:
.cob - Total Annihilation Unit Script
The COB game data files are related to Total Annihilation. The COB file is a Total Annihilation Unit Script. Total Annihilation is a real-time strategy video game created by Cavedog Entertainment.
- Total Annihilation
- Game Data files
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- Total Annihilation Unit Script related extensions:
.cob - Creatures Compiled Object
The COB game data files are related to Creatures. The COB file is a Creatures Compiled Object. Creatures is an artificial life (alife) video game.
.cob - COBOL Source Code
The COB development files are related to Eclipse. The COB file is a COBOL Source Code. COBOL is one of the oldest programming languages, primarily designed by Grace Hopper.
- Development files
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- COBOL Source Code related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .cob file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cob files. Be especially cautious with .cob files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .cob 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .cob file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
cb, cbo, cib, ckb, clb, co, cof, cog, con, cov, cpb, dob, fob, ob, ocb
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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