>> XNB file

XNB file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.xnb - XNA Game Studio Binary Package

The XNB development files are related to XNA Game Studio. XNB file is an XNA Game Studio Binary Package. Microsoft XNA Game Studio is a toolset that makes creating video games for Windows-based PCs.

XNA Game Studio
Development files
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XNA Game Studio Binary Package related extensions:
dBase IV Compiled Query
PBASIC Preprocessor Input
dBase Application Generator Object
dBase Application Generator Compiled Template
dBase IV Template Source

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

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

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

anb, cnb, dnb, nb, nxb, snb, xb, xbb, xbn, xhb, xjb, xmb, xn, xnf, xng

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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