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Details of extension .cbr

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .cbr file?
  • Which program can create the .cbr file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .cbr format?
  • What can convert .cbr files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .cbr extension?
RAR Compressed Comic Book .cbr file icon

RAR Compressed Comic Book

CBR file is a RAR Compressed Comic Book. This is a renamed RAR file and can be decompressed with any RAR file utility. CBR files typically contain PNG, JPEG or GIF files.
Category: Ebook files
Application: CDisplay
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-cdisplay
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Computer Graphics Metafile
CompuServe Bitmap Image
JPEG Bitmap Image
Alias Wavefront Picture
Portable Network Graphics Image
WinRAR Archive
QuickDraw Pict Image
ZIP Compressed Comic Book
GE Medical CRI Image

Other types of files may also use the .cbr file extension. If you have helpful information about .cbr extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

PTV Map&Guide Station List File
Omnis Studio Data File
BRIEF Macro File
Test Drive Unlimited Cache Data
ChessBase Team Index
BSPlayer Chapter File
CyberGauge Data File
Computer-based Training Document
CrossFire Replay

The .cbr filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cfr (1), cbg (1), cbe (1), xbr (1), cb (1), sbr (1), bcr (1), dbr (1), crb (1), cnr (1), cgr (1), cbt (1), cbf (1), cbd (1), vbr (1)

Can't open a .cbr file?

If you want to open a .cbr file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .cbr association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cbr

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android