The File Extensions Database


.H5B File Extension

  • Developer by: Line 6
  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .H5B file?

.H5B is Line 6 POD HD500 Edit Bundle

Bundle created by Line 6 POD HD500 Edit, a program that enables you to edit instrument effects; similar to the .H5E file but contains up to 8 setlists with presets; once loaded, will change the settings for "FX," "AMPS," "Mixer," and "Controllers," which customize the sound of your instrument.

To create the H5B file, customize your settings, select File → Save Bundle As..., name the file, choose the save location, and click Save.

To open the H5B file, double-click the file or select File → Open Bundle..., navigate to the file, and click Open.

In Mac, the default save location for H5B files is in the following directory:
/Documents/Line 6/Tones/POD HD500 Edit/Bundles

In Windows, the default save location for H5B files is in the following directory:
\My Documents\Line 6\Tones\POD HD500 Edit\Bundles

NOTE: The H5B extension was replaced by .5XB when POD HD500X Edit was released.

Programs that open Line 6 POD HD500 Edit Bundle
Windows
Line 6 POD HD500X Edit
Mac
Line 6 POD HD500X Edit

How to solve problems with H5B files

  • Associate the H5B file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any H5B file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.H5B files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the H5B 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 .H5B is Line 6 POD HD500 Edit Bundle. Because only the current version supports the latest H5B file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Line 6 manufacturer website after an available .H5B is Line 6 POD HD500 Edit Bundle update.
  • To make sure that your H5B file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.