OBY file format description
Many people often share .oby files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .oby files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .oby files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .oby files.
Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .oby file format.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.oby - EPOC ROM Image
The OBY other files are related to EPOC. The OBY file is an EPOC ROM Image. EPOC is a mobile operating system developed by Psion. The 32-bit version was renamed Symbian OS. The EPOC seems to be no longer supported.
EPOC ROM Image related extensions:
It is important to understand that the .oby file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .oby extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .oby files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .oby files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.
Can't open a .oby 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 an extension, you receive the following message:
Select an app to open this .oby file
To set the .oby file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps
- Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
- In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
- Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
- Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
- Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
- Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
- Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
- After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.
It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .oby file association. Many applications can open .oby files without requiring any specific file association to be set.
The .oby file extension is often given incorrectly
Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.
These misspellings were the most common in the past year:
by, iby, lby, ob, obg, obh, obj, obt, obu
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
There is a possibility that the .oby filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.
Filename extensions similar to .oby:
- obj Compiled Object File
- obj Intel Relocatable Object Module
- ob IBM LinkWay Object
- obj Visual Studio Compiled Object
- obg OpenTTD OpenGFX Base Graphics Data
- by PSpice Data
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