>> NFB file

NFB file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.nfb - Nokia Phone Backup

The NFB data files are related to Nokia PC Suite. The NFB file is a Nokia Phone Backup. NFB is the format used by the Nokia PC Suite Backup and Restore software. The Nokia PC Suite seems to be no longer supported.

Nokia PC Suite
Data files
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Nokia Phone Backup related extensions:
Kermit Screen Dump
BusiPlan Data File
Mercury Motif Data
CACTVS Binary File
TINA Equation File

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

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

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

bfb, fb, fnb, gfb, hfb, mfb, nb, nbf, ncb, ndb, neb, nf, nff, nfg, nfn

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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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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