The File Extensions Database


.JIB File Extension

  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .JIB file?

.JIB is sam2p JIB data

The jib file extension is associated with the sam2p, a UNIX command line utility that converts many raster (bitmap) image formats into Adobe PostScript or PDF files.

The jib file stores some kind of data used by sam2p.


How to open:

A jib files are used for internal purposes of sam2p tool.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .jib file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to solve problems with JIB files

  • Associate the JIB file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any JIB file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.JIB files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the JIB 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 .JIB is sam2p JIB data. Because only the current version supports the latest JIB file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the manufacturer website after an available .JIB is sam2p JIB data update.
  • To make sure that your JIB file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.