The AWB file extension is associated with the Ad-Aware an adware removing tool from Lavasoft. The *.awb stores some kind of the backup data created by Ad-Aware.

There are 2 other file types using
the AWB file extension!

awb file icon.awb - ActiveWords WordBase file

awb file icon.awb - Adaptive multi-rate wideband ACELP codec audio file

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AWB file extension - Ad-Aware backup file

What is awb file? How to open awb files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

awb file icon: awb filetype icon

The AWB file extension is related to Ad-Aware, a popular anti-spyware, anti malware program from Lavasoft.

An *.awb file contains backup created in the program, most likely for some quarantine reasons.

The default software associated to awb file type:

Lavasoft Ad-Aware icon

Lavasoft logo Lavasoft Ad-Aware  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

Lavasoft Ad-Aware protects computers from viruses, spyware, trojans, rootkits, keyloggers, password stealers, and much more.

Help how to open AWB files:

You can restore these files using Ad-Aware.

How to convert file with extension AWB:

As far as we know, this .awb file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .awb file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open awb file, edit awb file, convert awb file, view awb file, play awb file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the awb files.

  • Create awb file
  • Backup awb file

Programs that can create awb file - Ad-Aware backup file

Click on the link to get more information about Lavasoft Ad-Aware for create awb file action.

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