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Informations about the PFB filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .pfb filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .pfb file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

2 filename extension(s) are in our database

.pfb - Postscript Type1 Font Binary

The PFB file is a Font file, which is connected to the Postscript Type1 Font Binary according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Postscript Type1 Font Binary (.pfb) files can be opened or converted with the help of Adobe Type Manager.

Format description:
PFB format
Adobe Type Manager
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
Postscript Type1 Font ASCII
Postscript Type1 Printer Font Metrics
Postscript Type1 Compressible Font

.pfb - OpenGL Performer Binary Data

The PFB file is a Document file, which is connected to the OpenGL Performer Binary Data according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the OpenGL Performer Binary Data (.pfb) files can be opened or converted with the help of OpenGL Performer.

Format description:
PFB format description not yet available
OpenGL Performer
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
VX Show-n-Tell Slideshow
Corel WordPerfect Form
ExamView Test File
KPresenter Presentation
E-Sword Notice
Adobe InCopy 2.0 Document

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .pfb file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .pfb extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .pfb files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .pfb file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .pfb file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .pfb file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .pfb file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .pfb extension

The .pfb filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .pfb files.

pvb, fb, prb, pfv, pff, peb, pcb, pbb, ofb, fpb, ptb, pgb, pfg, pf, pdb

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .pfb file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .pfb extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

DL_POLY PDB Trajectory Data
Adobe PhotoDeluxe Image
Slim! Compressed Archive
xyAlgebra Probabilities
SmartCAM Custom Control Panel File
Formatta Portable Form File

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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