The .ob file extension is related to the IBM LinkWay object file format.

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

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OB file extension - IBM LinkWay object file

What is ob file? How to open ob files?

File type specification:

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The OB file extension is associated with the IBM LinkWay an authoring and presentation tool and used for object cut or paste file.

The IBM Linkway is discontinued product without any support from IBM.

The default software associated to ob file type:

IBM logoIBM LinkWay  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

IBM LinkWay was a presentation authoring tool that allows users to create rich presentations. It learns users how to make their presentations alive with pictures and words just like with transparencies and slides. Very old software, likely not supported anymore.

Help how to open OB files:

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 file with extension OB:

As far as we know, this .ob 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 .ob file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open ob file, edit ob file, convert ob file, view ob file, play ob file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ob file - IBM LinkWay object file

Click on the software link for more information about IBM LinkWay. IBM LinkWay uses ob 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.).

Microsoft Windows:

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