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Details of extension .vbw

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Visual Basic Project Workspace

VBW file is a Visual Basic Project Workspace.
Category: Development files
Application: Visual Basic
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Visual Basic Form
Visual Studio Makefile
Visual Studio No Compile Browse File
Visual Basic Project
Visual FoxPro Class Library
Visual Basic Designer Binary File
Visual Basic Designer File
Visual Basic Global Declaration
Visual Basic User Control Binary File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Band-in-a-Box Interface
SmartWare Custom View Backup File
SGI Black and White Image
ComicRack WebComic Document
Alfrin Pedigree Database
HP Backup Segment
Gerbview Workspace Data
Virtual Boy ROM
Visual Basic for Applications Project

The .vbw filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bvw (1), vnw (1), vfw (1), vbe (1), vba (1), gbw (1), dbw (1), bw (1), bbw (1), vw (1), vgw (1), vbs (1), vbd (1), vb (1), fbw (1)

Can't open a .vbw file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vbw

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