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Details of extension .bab

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .bab file extension, which is related to Babble Data. We'll explain what exactly a .bab 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 .bab 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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bab file - Babble Data

Babble Data

The BAB file is a Babble Data. Babble takes samples of text from various sources, analyzes them for style and content, mixes them together in varying proportions.
Category: Data files
Application: Babble
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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.gcb Google Chrome Backup Archive
.hgdata Altair HyperGraph Data
.mshdb Ministry Scheduler Pro Database
.rftmap IBM Rational Functional Tester Object Map

The .bab 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 .bab extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .bab file extension wrong?

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

.ban MegaHAL Banned Words List
.nab Novell GroupWise Addressbook
.bb Blitz Basic Code
.ba BSC Intermediate Object
.bwb Visual Baler Spreadsheet
.bag AOL Instant Messenger Buddy List

The .bab extension is frequently misused

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

ban (1), nab (1), bb (1), ba (1), bwb (1), bag (1), vab (1), abb (1), bah (1), fab (1)

Having trouble opening a .bab file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.bab

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