PBA file format description

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

4 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pba - PanelBuilder Application

The PBA application files are related to RA PanelBuilder. The PBA file is a PanelBuilder Application (source). Use Rockwell Automation PanelBuilder to build applications that run on PanelView operator terminals. Rockwell Automation is leading global provider of industrial automation power, control and information solutions that help manufacturers achieve a competitive advantage for their businesses.

RA PanelBuilder
Application files
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PanelBuilder Application related extensions:
Internet Relay Chat Script
Casio Prizm Add-in
Microsoft Management Console Snap-in
Automator Converter Action
Native Client Executable
Lego Mindstorms NXT Brick Executable

.pba - PowerBackup Archive

The PBA archive files are related to Cyberlink PowerBackup. The PBA file is a PowerBackup Archive. PowerBackup is a back-up application developed by Cyberlink.

Cyberlink PowerBackup
Archive files
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PowerBackup Archive related extensions:
BoxedApp Package
Veeam Reversed Incremental Backup Archive
PIMPLE Compressed Archive
XBW Compressed Data
MSIX Bundle Package
Symantec Endpoint Protection Update

.pba - PowerBASIC Source Code

The PBA development files are related to PowerBASIC. The PBA file is a PowerBASIC Source Code. PowerBASIC is the brand of several commercial compilers by PowerBASIC Inc. that compile a dialect of the BASIC programming language.

Development files
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PowerBASIC Source Code related extensions:
PowerBASIC Data
PowerBASIC Configuration Data
PowerBASIC DOS Help File
PowerBASIC Include
PowerBASIC DOS Static Library
PowerBASIC Library

.pba - OpenOffice.org Basic Package

The PBA data files are related to OpenOffice.org. The PBA file is an OpenOffice.org Basic Package. OpenOffice.org is an open-source application suite whose main components are for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, graphics, and databases.

Data files
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OpenOffice.org Basic Package related extensions:
Horace Data
Microsoft SharePoint Designer Skin Data
NTI Backup Now Backup Set
SafeFolder Encrypted File
UVScreenCamera Notes Data
Sublime Text Snippet Data

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

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

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

ba, bpa, lba, oba, pa, pab, pb, pbq, pbw, pbx, pbz, pfa, pga, pha, pna

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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PVA Video
TensorFlow Model

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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