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PBU file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pbu - PowerBASIC DOS Compiled Unit

The PBU development files are related to PowerBASIC. PBU file is a PowerBASIC DOS Compiled Unit. 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 DOS Compiled Unit related extensions:
PowerBASIC Data
PowerBASIC Configuration Data
PowerBASIC Source Code
PowerBASIC DOS Help File
PowerBASIC Include
PowerBASIC DOS Static Library

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

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

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

bu, obu, pb, pbh, pbi, pbj, pbk, pgu, phu, pnu, pu, pub, pvu

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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