There are 7 other file types using
the HBK file extension!

empty icon.hbk - Mathcad handbook

empty icon.hbk - Auto Backup backup archive

empty icon.hbk - HandyCafe database

empty icon.hbk - Hex Workshop Hex Editor bookmark

hbk icon.hbk - Humanic Software accounting data file

empty icon.hbk - HTC SMS backup

empty icon.hbk - netCDF ANDI chromatography data

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HBK file extension - Synology DSM 6.1+ Hyper Backup image

What is hbk file? How to open hbk files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

The hbk file extension is also used in the Synology DSM for special Hyber Backup image file, which were introduced in version 6.1 and replaced the previously used .bkpi files.

The hbk file represents backup of data stored on Synology NAS.

The default software associated to open hbk file:

Synology DiskStation Manager icon

Synology Inc. logoSynology DiskStation Manager  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Synology Inc.

Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) is a Linux based operating system for Synology NAS (Network Attached Storage) devices (DiskStation and RackStation products). It’s been designed to help users manage their data: documents, photos, music, videos and all other important forms of digital assets. 

Help how to open:

When you double click on the .hbk file in the File Station, you will be able to browse and open the file via Hyper Backup Explorer.

To restore the backup, use Data -> Restore from existing repositories, and select the desired backup destination.

How to convert:

There doesn't seem to exist any way how to convert .hbk files to anything else. You can only restore them.

List of software applications associated to the .hbk 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 hbk file, edit hbk file, convert hbk file, view hbk file, play hbk 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 hbk files.

Software that open hbk file - Synology DSM 6.1+ Hyper Backup image

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

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