The File Extensions Database

.BBB File Extension

  • Developer by: Research In Motion
  • Category: Backup Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .BBB file?

.BBB is BlackBerry Mobile Phone Backup File

Backup file created by the Mac version of BlackBerry Desktop Manager, a program used for syncing, backing up, and restoring data with BlackBerry mobile devices; stores contacts, the calendar, applications, and other data from the device.

BBB files can be used to restore the state of a BlackBerry device or to transfer states between BlackBerry phones.

Programs that open BlackBerry Mobile Phone Backup File
Reincubate BlackBerry Backup Extractor
BlackBerry Desktop Software
Research In Motion BlackBerry Desktop Manager
BlackBerry Desktop Software

How to solve problems with BBB files

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