GB file format description
Many people share .gb files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .gb file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .gb files.
3 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.gb - C64 Printfox/Pagefox Bitmap Image
GB file is a Printfox/Pagefox Bitmap Image. Scanntronik Pagefox is a DTP program cartridge for Commodore 64 computer.
- Graphic files
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- C64 Printfox/Pagefox Bitmap Image related extensions:
.gb - Nintendo GameBoy ROM Image
The GB data files are related to VisualBoy Advance. GB file is a Nintendo GameBoy ROM Image. The GameBoy is a handheld game console developed and manufactured by Nintendo, released in 1989.
- VisualBoy Advance
- Data files
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- Nintendo GameBoy ROM Image related extensions:
.gb - Basic4GL Source Code
The GB development files are related to Basic4GL. GB file is a Basic4GL Source Code. Basic4GL is a compiler and virtual machine that allows you to write and run programs written in the Basic4GL programming language, a language based on the traditional BASIC syntax, but updated for modern computers.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .gb file extension. Even harmful programs can create .gb files. Be especially cautious with .gb files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .gb 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 .gb file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
bb, bg, fb, gf, gg, gh, gn, gv, hb, nb, rb, tb, vb
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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- Backgammon for Windows Saved Game
- Slim! Compressed Archive
- Grasshopper 3D Document
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