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Details of extension .iab

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .iab file?
  • Which program can create the .iab file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .iab format?
  • What can convert .iab files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .iab extension?
Iomega Automatic Backup Data .iab file icon

Iomega Automatic Backup Data

IAB file is an Iomega Automatic Backup Data. Iomega Automatic Backup is a backup utility that is intended to help users implement automated backup of their important files or data.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
DB/TextWorks Image Annotation List Backup .iab file icon

DB/TextWorks Image Annotation List Backup

IAB file is a DB/TextWorks Image Annotation List Backup. DB/TextWorks is a popular Windows database management and text retrieval system.
Category: Data files
Application: DB/TextWorks
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
DB/TextWorks Database Term and Word Index
DB/TextWorks Access Control File
DB/TextWorks Access Control Special File
DB/TextWorks Database
DB/TextWorks Textbase Structure Data
DB/TextWorks Database Directory
DB/TextWorks Database Indexed List
DB/TextWorks List of BTX Records
DB/TextWorks Database Deferred Update Directory

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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Rollei RAW Image
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Lectra Clothing Design Pieces Document

The .iab filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ab (18), iaf (12), iba (6), iwb (6), oab (5), ia (4), lab (3), ixb (3), aib (2), kab (1), ian (1)

Can't open a .iab file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.iab

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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