Files with lob extension can mainly be found as lob files from IBM DB2 platform.

There is one other file type using
the LOB file extension!

lob icon.lob - Orgadata LogiKal object

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Software that open lob file

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LOB file extension - IBM DB2 LOBFILE

What is lob file? How to open lob files?

File extension lob is mainly related to IBM DB2 and used for its lobfiles. 

The lob file is stored in simple text XML format and contains some kind of settings data.

Updated: April 7, 2024

The default software associated to open lob file:

IBM logoIBM DB2  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

DB2 is a relational model database server developed from IBM. DB2 database software offers industry leading performance, scale, and reliability on your choice of platform from Linux, Unix and Windows to z/OS.

Help how to open:

Use any text editing tool to view content of *.lob files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

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

Software that open lob file - IBM DB2 LOBFILE

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with lob file by default:
Other suggested software:
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor
PSPad small icon PSPad
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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