The File Extensions Database


.AB3 File Extension

  • Developer by: Ulead Systems
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .AB3 file?

.AB3 is PhotoImpact 3 Album File

Picture album created with the third version of Ulead PhotoImpact; used for cataloging images in an organized format; contains references to the images in the album, but not the images themselves.

How to solve problems with AB3 files

  • Associate the AB3 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AB3 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AB3 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AB3 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 .AB3 is PhotoImpact 3 Album File. Because only the current version supports the latest AB3 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Ulead Systems manufacturer website after an available .AB3 is PhotoImpact 3 Album File update.
  • To make sure that your AB3 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.