File Extension Library

.PHB File Extension

  • Developer by: Motorola
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .PHB file?

.PHB file extension is created by Motorola. .PHB has been classified as Data Files. The format of .PHB file is Binary.

.PHB is Motorola Phone Book File

Phone book file used by Motorola mobile phones; contains contacts, including names, phone numbers, and other address information; used to backup and restore user phone books.

PHB files can be created by 1) connecting to a Motorola phone via a USB port, and 2) backing up the phone book using the Motorola Phone Support Tool (PST).

List of all softwares that can open the Motorola Phone Book File
Motorola Phone Tools
File Type 2:

PhtotoBase Album File

Developer by: ArcSoft Category: Settings Files Format: Binary

File created by PhotoBase, a program used for organizing digital images and creating slide show presentations; contains album links that store the locations of images and their thumbnails; used to compile multiple images into an album.

PhotoBase has transitioned to PhotoStudio and is no longer supported by ArcSoft.

NOTE: PHB files do not contain images. They only contain links to images.

List of all softwares that can open the PhtotoBase Album File
ArcSoft PhotoStudio

How to Open .PHB file on different platforms

Open .PHB File on Windows

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

Open .PHB File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PHB 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 .PHB File on Linux

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

Open .PHB File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PHB 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 .PHB 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 .PHB files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PHB files

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