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HOB file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hob - CARIS Hydrographic Object Binary Data

The HOB data files are related to CARIS. HOB file is a CARIS Hydrographic Object Binary Data. The CARIS application is used for visualizing raster, cloud and vector data.

Application:
CARIS
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
CARIS Hydrographic Object Binary Data related extensions:
.csar
CARIS Spatial Archive
.ntx
CARIS Marine Navigation Data
.vtm
CARIS Vector Transparency Mask Data

.hob - Star Trek: Birth of the Federation Ship Data

The HOB game data files are related to Star Trek: Birth of the Federation. HOB file is a Star Trek: Birth of the Federation Ship Data. Star Trek: Birth of the Federation is a turn-based strategy game developed by Microprose.

Application:
Star Trek: Birth of the Federation
Category:
Game Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Star Trek: Birth of the Federation Ship Data related extensions:
.lsp
Living Scenes Jigsaw Puzzles Data
.tvc
Dungeon Siege TVC Data
.obm
OpenTTD Base Metadata
.esx
Escape Game Level Data
.str
FIFA 2002 Music Data
.gro
Warlords Battlecry Game Archive

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

Can't open a .hob 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:

example.hob

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 .hob file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bob, gob, hb, hib, hlb, ho, hof, hog, hpb, job, mob, nob, ob, tob, yob

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.job
Windows Task Scheduler Job Object
.bob
Bob Raytracer Image
.job
USoft Job Definitions Data
.hof
OMSI HOF Data
.gob
Dark Forces Game Archive
.job
VecTor5 Job Data

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