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Details of extension .kgb

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

KGB Compressed Archive

The KGB file is an KGB Compressed Archive. KGB Archiver is a compression tool, with compression rates frequently higher than competing tools such as 7-Zip and UHarc. It uses the (rather old) PAQ6v2 compression engine.
Detailed description not available
Category: Archive files
Application: KGB Archiver
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-kgb-compressed
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
LH ARC Compressed Archive
ARJ Compressed Archive
Compressed Microsoft Cabinet File
Gzip Compressed File
LHarc Compressed Archive
StuffIt Expander Archive
Tape Archive
Unix Gzipped TAR Archive
Compressed File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .kgb filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

kbb (1), gkb (1), lgb (1), kvb (1), krb (1), kgf (1), kfb (1), kb (1), gb (1), mgb (1), kyb (1), ktb (1), knb (1), kg (1)

Can't open a .kgb file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.kgb

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