Files with carb extension are used for Apple Mac OS X (macOS) Carbon. These files permits developers to take advantage of Mac OS X (macOS) features.

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CARB file extension - Apple Carbon package

What is carb file? How to open carb files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

carb file icon: carb filetype icon

The carb file extension is associated with Apple Mac Carbon, a procedural API for developing Mac applications. Carbon enables developers to take advantage of macOS (OS X) features, including the Quartz 2D graphics library, an efficient event-handling mechanism, and multiprocessing support.

The carb file stores package created with Apple Carbon.

This carb 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 open carb file:

Xcode icon

Apple, Inc. logoXcode  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

Apple Xcode is IDE (integrated development environment) used to create applications for Mac OS X and iOS. Applications are programmed in Objective-C programming language. Xcode is available for Mac OS X.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .carb 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 .carb file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open carb file, edit carb file, convert carb file, view carb file, play carb 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 carb files.

Software that open carb file - Apple Carbon package

Programs supporting the exension carb on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Xcode for open carb file action.

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