A nib file extension is related to the Adobe Air, a runtime system. A nib file stores data.

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

empty icon.nib - Disk image

nib icon.nib - Interface Builder user interface resources

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Software that open nib file

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NIB file extension - Adobe AIR data

What is nib file? How to open nib files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

nib file icon: nib filetype icon

The nib file extension is used by Adobe AIR, a cross-platform runtime system developed by Adobe Systems

The nib file was found in MAC OS X (macOS) version of Adobe AIR.

The default software associated to open nib file:

Adobe AIR icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe AIR  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe AIR (Adobe Integrated Runtime) is runtime environment for Rich Internet Applications (RIA) that are use technologies from Adobe such as Adobe Flash, Adobe Flex and HTML, Ajax etc.

Adobe Air applications can be run as desktop applications but very popular is on mobile platforms. Adobe Air supports Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OS X (macOS), iOS, Android etc.

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 .nib 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 recommended software applications associated to the .nib 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 nib file, edit nib file, convert nib file, view nib file, play nib file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with nib file - Adobe AIR data

Click on the software link for more information about Adobe AIR. Adobe AIR uses nib file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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