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Details of extension .obs

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

WAsP Obstacle List .obs file icon

WAsP Obstacle List

OBS file is a WAsP Obstacle List. WAsP (Wind Atlas Analysis and Application Program) is a PC program for predicting wind climates, wind resources and power productions from wind turbines and wind farms. The obstacle list (OBS) file contains the position, size and porosity of any sheltering obstacles close to the site.
Category: Data files
Application: WAsP
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
WAsP Resource Grid
WAsP Resource Data
WAsP Project
WAsP Workspace
WAsP Observed Wind Climate
WAsP Regional Wind Climate
WAsP Terrain Map
WAsP Site Location Data
WAsP Roughness Rose Data
Objeck Source Code .obs file icon

Objeck Source Code

OBS file is an Objeck Source Code. The Objeck programming language is a modern object-oriented computing language with functional features. The programming environment consists of a compiler, virtual machine (garbage collector and JIT compiler) along with a command line debugger.
Category: Development files
Application: Objeck
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Objeck Executable File
Objeck Compiled Library

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .obs filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

obx (14), bs (9), ofs (8), obc (7), ob (6), ogs (6), obw (6), lbs (6), bos (5), ibs (5), ovs (4), kbs (4), osb (4), obe (3), pbs (3)

Can't open a .obs file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.obs

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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