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Details of extension .vcb

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

VMware Consolidated Backup Archive

VCB file is a VMware Consolidated Backup Archive. VMware Consolidated Backup is a backup solution offered by VMware Infrastructure 3.
Detailed description not available
Category: Archive files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Stolen Game Data
VCard File
Virtual Boy ROM
VPHybridCAD Old Drawing
DAZ Studio Custom Brick
ViewCave Video
Microsoft Windows 95 Clean Boot File
1000 Genomes Project Text Variant Call Format File
Sony Playstation Wave Bank Body

The .vcb filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

vsb (1), bcb (1), vdb (1), vcn (1), vcg (1), vc (1), vb (1), fcb (1), cvb (1), cb (1), vfb (1), vcv (1), vch (1), vcf (1), vbc (1)

Can't open a .vcb file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vcb

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