A pbo file extension is associated with the Microsoft Source Profiler. A pbo file stores binary output files created by the Source Profiler.

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

empty icon.pbo - Operation Flashpoint game mission folder file

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Software that works with pbo file extension

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PBO file extension - Microsoft Source Profiler profiler binary output

What is pbo file? How to open pbo files?

File type specification:

Binary file type icon Binary file type

pbo file icon: pbo filetype icon

The pbo file extension is used for binary output files created with Microsoft Source Profiler.

PROFILEW.EXE is a Microsoft Windows-hosted source profile utility that can run from the command line or from an icon in the Microsoft Windows operating system.

The names of batch files used to profile a Windows-based application end with the letter "W." Run these batch files from the MS-DOS prompt because each one starts Windows. You also can profile a Windows-based application in Windows.

The default software associated to pbo file type:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

A family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS.  MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.

Visual C++ icon

Microsoft Corporation logoVisual C++  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Visual C++ is integrated development environment for C and C++ programming language used to create Windows and .NET applications.

Help how to open PBO files:

The pbo files are used for internal purposes of Microsoft Source Profiler.

How to convert file with extension PBO:

As far as we know, this .pbo 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 .pbo 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 pbo file, edit pbo file, convert pbo file, view pbo file, play pbo file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

  • Others pbo file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with pbo file - Microsoft Source Profiler profiler binary output

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses pbo 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:

Main software associated with pbo file by default:
Microsoft Windows small icon Microsoft Windows
Visual C++ small icon Visual C++

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