An fb file extension is related to the Slim! an experimental compression tool. An fb file stores compressed data.

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

empty icon.fb - DR-DOS backup

empty icon.fb - Gforth Forth blocks

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Software that open fb file

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FB file extension - Slim! compressed archive

What is fb file? How to open fb files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The fb file extension is associated with the Slim!, an experimental compression utility developed by Serge Voskoboynikov.

The fb file stores compressed archive created with the Slim! compression tool.

Obsolete product.

This fb 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 fb file:

Slim!  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Serge Voskoboynikov

Slim! is a powerful experimental compression utility, bundled with basic archiving functionality. Its primary purpose is to achieve maximum possible compression level, disregarding compression speed and memory requirements.

Help how to open:

Use Slim! to open *.fb files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .fb 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 .fb 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 fb file, edit fb file, convert fb file, view fb file, play fb 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 fb files.

Software that open fb file - Slim! compressed archive

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

Microsoft Windows:

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