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RAB file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.rab - Encyclopaedia Britannica 2002 Deluxe Data

The RAB data files are related to Encyclopaedia Britannica. The RAB file is an Encyclopaedia Britannica 2002 Deluxe Data. Encyclopaedia Britannica is a general knowledge English-language encyclopedia.

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

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

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

ab, arb, dab, eab, fab, gab, ra, raf, rag, ran, rav, rb, rba, rqb, rwb

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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