The cb file extension is related to the Microsoft Windows 95 system and used for its clean boot files.

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

cb file icon.cb - CoolBasic src file

cb file icon.cb - Cashbook Complete company file

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Software that works with cb file extension

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CB file extension - Microsoft clean boot file

What is cb file? How to open cb files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

The cb file extension is associated with Microsoft Windows 95 a 16/32-bit operating system for IBM-PC compatible computers released in 1995.

The cb file stores data used for clean boot / safe mode start of operating system.

The Windows 95 is obsolete product.

This cb file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to cb file type:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp.. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS.  MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.

Help how to open CB files:

Unless there are suggested applications listed below the extension description, that are able to open the system files, there is usually no way to directly open or access system files as their functionality is only as part of the operating system.

Any attempts to edit system files is strongly discouraged, as it can cause the system to be corrupted and not work properly.

How to convert file with extension CB:

Unless there are suggested applications listed below the extension description, that are able to convert the system files, there is usually no way to convert system files into any other file format.

Any attempts to rename system files is strongly discouraged, as it can cause the system to be corrupted and not work properly.

Related links:

How Windows 95 Performs a Safe-Mode Start

List of recommended software applications associated to the .cb 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 cb file, edit cb file, convert cb file, view cb file, play cb file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with cb file - Microsoft clean boot file

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses cb file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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