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Details of extension .abr

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .abr file extension, which is related to Adobe Photoshop Brush File. We'll explain what exactly a .abr fileformat is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .abr files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too. Let's see the file format associated with this file extension!


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abr file - Adobe Photoshop Brush File

Adobe Photoshop Brush File

The ABR file is an Adobe Photoshop Brush file. Adobe Photoshop is a graphics editor published by Adobe Systems. It is the market leader for commercial image manipulation.
Category: Graphic files
Application: Adobe Photoshop
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-photoshop
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
.8bem Adobe Photoshop for Mac Export Module
.acb Adobe Photoshop Color Book
.lmbs Adobe Photoshop for Mac Filter
.shc Adobe Photoshop Shape Curves

The .abr file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .abr extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .abr file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.afr Arachni Framework Report
.qbr Intuit QuickBooks Report Template
.ahr Omnis Studio Ad hoc Report
.abe NoScript Application Boundaries Enforcer Data
.ar Unix Static Library
.abg FIFA 2000 Game Data

The .abr extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .abr filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

afr (1), qbr (1), ahr (1), abe (1), ar (1), abg (1), wbr (1), abd (1), abt (1), avr (1)

Having trouble opening a .abr file?

If you want to open a .abr file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .abr association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.abr

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android