The ZRB file extension is associated with the Smacker video codec. File contains compressed video encoded by the Smacker. Smacker codec is distributed with the Bink Video codec and Rad Video Tools.

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ZRB file extension - Smacker compressed video file

What is zrb file? How to open zrb files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

The ZRB file extension is used for compressed video files that are used Smacker 8-bit video codec. Smacker was developed by the RAD Game Tools in 1993. Many older computer games contain video data encoded by the Smacker. Smacker was replaced by the Bink Video codec in 1999. Smacker is still distributed with the Bink Video codec and RAD Video Tools.

The default software associated to zrb file type:

Bink icon

RAD Game Tools, Inc. logoBink  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
RAD Game Tools, Inc.

Bink Video is popular video codec developed by the RAD Game Tools. It is very often used by computer game developers to encode game videos, because it is optimized for many game platforms.

Help how to open ZRB files:

Use Bink to open *.zrb compressed video files.

How to convert file with extension ZRB:

Generally speaking, you will need a multimedia converter if you want to convert one video format to another. You can find hundreds of converters on the internet, but their quality may vary and many may not even support every video format. So always use some of the more popular and reliable software first.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert video and movie files

List of software applications associated to the .zrb 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 zrb file, edit zrb file, convert zrb file, view zrb file, play zrb 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting zrb files.

  • Open zrb file
  • Play zrb file
  • Create zrb file

Software that open zrb file - Smacker compressed video file

Click on the link to get more information about Bink for open zrb file action.

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