A cbt file extension is used for a popular comic ebook format. CBR is basically a cbt file that contains several images (usually JPGs) that can opened in comic books viewer as a sequence of screens.

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the CBT file extension!

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Software that open cbt file

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CBT file extension - CDisplay TAR Comic book file

What is cbt file? How to open cbt files?

File type specification:

E-book file type icon E-book file type

The CBT file extension is used for comics books archives. The *.cbt files are basically renamed TAR archives and can be decompressed with any TAR file utility. 

Compressed set of jpg, png, or static gif images. Pages are automatically ordered and can be presented one or two at a time. File format used for displaying comic books or other collections of pages.

This file format is typically used for comics.

The default software associated to open cbt file:

CDisplay Comic Reader icon

David Ayton logoCDisplay Comic Reader  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
David Ayton

A popular image-viewing application optimized for DRM-free comic books and manga. The UI is clean, simple, and 100% focused on the reading experience. CDisplay is a freeware for Microsoft Windows.

Help how to open:

You can use CDisplay Comic Reader or similar software, capable to read *.cbt files.

How to convert:

A *.cbt file is basically TAR archive file with renamed file extension TAR on CBT file extension. So you can simply extract the files and repack them to another archive format or access the images inside.

Find conversions from cbt file:

cbt to cbr

cbt to cbz

cbt to pea

List of software applications associated to the .cbt 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 cbt file, edit cbt file, convert cbt file, view cbt file, play cbt file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 cbt files.

Software that open cbt file - CDisplay TAR Comic book file

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

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