File Extension Library


.FOB File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .FOB file?

.FOB file extension is created by Microsoft. .FOB has been classified as Data Files.

.FOB is Dynamics NAV Object Container File

Contains objects used by Microsoft Dynamics NAV, a business management and analysis program; may include tables, forms, and other objects that are referenced by the application; may be included with the program or downloaded from Microsoft, such as the "devtool.fob" file.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV was previously called Microsoft Navision.

How to Open .FOB file on different platforms

Open .FOB File on Windows

  • Right-click a .FOB
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .FOB file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .FOB files" Press "Ok"

Open .FOB File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .FOB file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .FOB File on Linux

Right click on the .FOB file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .FOB File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .FOB file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .FOB File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .FOB files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .FOB files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .FOB files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .FOB file format
  2. You need to check the .FOB file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)