Files with xbe extension can be found as executables from Xbox games run through emulator software.

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XBE file extension - Xbox executable data

What is xbe file? How to open xbe files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

File extension xbe is associated with the original XBOX video gaming console from Microsoft.

The xbe file stores application executable from an Xbox video game disc, can be opened on a PC using an Xbox emulation program like CXBX - The Xbox Emulator.

Xbox 360 games use the xex file extension.

This xbe file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

Updated: April 17, 2020

The default software associated to open xbe file:

Cxbx picture or screenshot

Cxbx  Microsoft Windows software

Cxbx is an Xbox emulator for the Microsoft Windows operating system developed by a group of programmers led by a hacker named Caustik. It is written in the C++ programming language. Cxbx's goal is to convert a game from an Xbox executable to a native Windows executable.

Help how to open:

Try to download and use CXBX - The Xbox Emulator

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .xbe 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 software applications associated to the .xbe 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 xbe file, edit xbe file, convert xbe file, view xbe file, play xbe 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 xbe files.

Software that open xbe file - Xbox executable data

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

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