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Details of extension .xbap

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

XAML Browser Application

XBAP file is a XAML Browser Application. XBAP (XAML Browser Application) is a new Windows technology used for creating Rich Internet Applications. While windows applications are normally compiled to an .exe file, browser applications are compiled to an extension .xbap and can be run inside Internet Explorer.
Category: Application files
Application: Internet Explorer
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-ms-xbap
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Silverlight Application Package
XAML Binary File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Blaze Audio Wave Information
Visage Mpeg-4 ASCII Body Animation Parameters File
Silverlight Application Package
XACT Project File Basic Module

The .xbap filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bap (8), xap (8), xba (4)

Can't open a .xbap file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.xbap

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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