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the YBK file extension!

ybk file icon.ybk - YanCEyWare eBook file

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YBK file extension - Microsoft Encarta Yearbook file

What is ybk file? How to open ybk files?

File type specification:

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The YBK file extension is associated with Microsoft Encarta Yearbook. The .ybk files contain updates to articles and other content in the Encarta encyclopedia - helps keep Encarta information up-to-date without upgrading the entire program.

It is located in the "\Program Files\Microsoft Reference\Encarta Encyclopedia\UpdateXX\" directory.

The default software associated to ybk file type:

Microsoft Encarta icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Encarta  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Encarta was a digital multimedia encyclopedia published by Microsoft Corporation from 1993 to 2009. Encarta Premium, consisted of more than 60 thousand artcles, numerous photos and illustrations, music clips, videos, interactive contents, timelines, maps and atlas, and homework tools, and was available on the World Wide Web by yearly subscription or by purchase on DVD or multiple CDs. Many articles could also be viewed online free of charge, a service supported by advertisements

Help how to open YBK files:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to open this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not meant to be opened or viewed directly. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

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How to convert file with extension YBK:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to convert this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not in formats, which can be converted. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ybk file - Microsoft Encarta Yearbook file

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Encarta. Microsoft Encarta uses ybk 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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