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Details of extension .vib

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .vib file?
  • Which program can create the .vib file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .vib format?
  • What can convert .vib files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vib extension?
VMware vSphere Installation Bundle Package .vib file icon

VMware vSphere Installation Bundle Package

VIB file is a VMware vSphere Installation Bundle Package. VMware vSphere is a suite of software components for virtualization. VIB stands for vSphere Installation Bundle. At a conceptual level a VIB is somewhat similar to a tarball or ZIP archive in that it is a collection of files packaged into a single archive to facilitate distribution.
Detailed description not available
Category: Archive files
Application: VMware vSphere
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
VMware vCenter Server Key Storage
Veeam Incremental Backup Archive .vib file icon

Veeam Incremental Backup Archive

VIB file is a Veeam Incremental Backup Archive. Veeam Backup is a new VMware ESX Server / VMFS backup application.
Category: Archive files
Application: Veeam Backup
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Veeam Backup Metadata File
Veeam Full Backup Archive
Veeam Reversed Incremental Backup Archive

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

BibTeX Document
VinylMaster Pro Document
Verity Image Format File
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RANCHecker Project Archive
Concordance Imagebase File
Nokia N900 Virtual Keyboard Layout
Visionary Image Group Data
IntelliCAD VBA Script

The .vib filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bib (11), vub (1), vlb (1), vjb (1), vin (1), vig (1), vi (1), vb (1), gib (1), cib (1), vob (1), vkb (1), viv (1), vih (1), vif (1)

Can't open a .vib file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vib

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

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