The File Extensions Database

.CBF File Extension

  • Developer by: Tailwag Software
  • Category: Page Layout Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .CBF file?

.CBF is Calendar Builder File

Custom calendar created with Calendar Builder, a calendar design program; includes an overall theme as well as custom borders, fonts, graphics, and icons that can be placed on each page of the calendar.

CBF files may be used for creating full size calendars, mini calendars, week planners, and day planners. Completed calendars can be printed directly from a home printer.

Programs that open Calendar Builder File
Tailwag Software Calendar Builder
File Type 2 ChessBase Game Information File
Developer by: ChessBase Category: Game Files

Game data file created by ChessBase, an interactive Chess game and database program; contains information about a specific game, including player data, player moves, and user annotations; can be loaded and analyzed within ChessBase.

NOTE: Beginning with ChessBase 6, saved game data is split across multiple files, rather than being saved in a single CBF file.

Programs that open ChessBase Game Information File
ChessBase for Windows

How to solve problems with CBF files

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