The File Extensions Database

.5XB File Extension

  • Developer by: Line 6
  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .5XB file?

.5XB is Line 6 POD HD500X Edit Bundle

Bundle file created by Line 6 POD HD500X Edit, a DAW program that enables you to edit and create instrument sound effects; contains up to 8 setlists with presets; once loaded, will change the settings for "FX," "AMPS," "Mixer," and "Controllers," which create different sounds from your interment depending on how you customize them.

To create the 5XB file, customize your settings, select File → Save Bundle As..., name the file, choose the save location, and click Save.

To open the 5XB file, double-click the file or select File → Open Bundle..., navigate to the file, and click Open.

In Windows, the default save location for 5XB files is in the following directory:
\My Documents\Line 6\Tones\POD HD500X Edit\Bundles

In Mac, the default save location for 5XB files is in the following directory:
/Documents/Line 6/Tones/POD HD500X Edit/Bundles

NOTE: When POD HD500X Edit was released, the 5XB extension replaced the .H5B extension, which was used by POD HD500 Edit.

Programs that open Line 6 POD HD500X Edit Bundle
Line 6 POD HD500X Edit
Line 6 POD HD500X Edit

How to solve problems with 5XB files

  • Associate the 5XB file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any 5XB file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.5XB files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the 5XB file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .5XB is Line 6 POD HD500X Edit Bundle. Because only the current version supports the latest 5XB file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Line 6 manufacturer website after an available .5XB is Line 6 POD HD500X Edit Bundle update.
  • To make sure that your 5XB file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.