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FB file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.fb - Slim! Compressed Archive

The FB archive files are related to Slim!. The FB file is a Slim! Compressed Archive. Slim! is a powerful experimental compression utility, bundled with basic archiving functionality. Its primary purpose is to achieve maximum possible compression level, disregarding compression speed and memory requirements. The Slim! seems to be no longer supported.

Archive files
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Slim! Compressed Archive related extensions:
BeeGui Bee Archiver Archive
Samsung IFG Theme Package
NTI Backup Now Partition File
ZPAQ Compressed Archive
Windows 95/98/ME Backup
NaShrinK Compressed Archive

.fb - Gforth Blocks File

The FB development files are related to Gforth. The FB file is a Gforth Blocks File. Gforth is the Forth implementation of the GNU project. A block is a 1024-byte data area, which can be used to hold data or Forth source code.

Development files
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Gforth Blocks File related extensions:
Gforth Image File
Forth Source Code
Gforth Forth Stream Source Code

.fb - DR-DOS Backup Data

The FB data files are related to DR-DOS. The FB file is a DR-DOS Backup Data. DR-DOS is an operating system of the DOS family. The DR-DOS seems to be no longer supported.

Data files
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DR-DOS Backup Data related extensions:
DR-DOS Executable

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

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

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

bb, bf, cb, db, eb, ff, fg, fh, fn, fv, gb, rb, tb, vb

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

FaceGen Project
libigl Skeletal Data
C64 Printfox/Pagefox Bitmap Image
DIGIBooster Music Module
EBwin Project
Blitz Basic Code

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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