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XBAP file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.xbap - XAML Browser Application

The XBAP application files are related to Internet Explorer. XBAP file is a XAML Browser Application. XBAP (XAML Browser Application) is a new Windows technology used for creating Rich Internet Applications. While windows applications are normally compiled to an .exe file, browser applications are compiled to an extension .xbap and can be run inside Internet Explorer.

Internet Explorer
Application files
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XAML Browser Application related extensions:
SCAR Script
Pandora Executable
PyMOL Web GUI File
Microsoft Word Add-In
Internet Explorer Cache
Microsoft Office File Access Engine File

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

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

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

abap, bap, xap, xba, xbp

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Blaze Audio Wave Information
Visage Mpeg-4 ASCII Body Animation Parameters File
Silverlight Application Package
XACT Project File
.xba Basic Module
ABAP Source Code

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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