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Details of extension .docbook

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .docbook file?
  • Which program can create the .docbook file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .docbook format?
  • What can convert .docbook files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .docbook extension?
DocBook Document .docbook file icon

DocBook Document

DOCBOOK file is a DocBook Document. DocBook is a semantic markup language for technical documentation.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: Oxygen XML Editor
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
DocBook Source Code

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Can't open a .docbook file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.docbook

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