File Extension Library


.PIB File Extension

  • Developer by: Applied Programming Technology, Inc.
  • Category: Binary Files

What are .PIB files and how to open them?

Can't open .PIB file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .PIB file.

What is a .PIB file extension?

.PIB file extension is created by Applied Programming Technology, Inc.. .PIB has been classified as Binary Files.

.PIB is Platform independent binary data

The pib file extension is used for Platform Independent Binary files.

The pib file consist of a series of named blocks. Each block contains one or more attributes. Each attribute definition includes a unique name, a data-type, a dimension rank, and a description.

Data types include fundamental data types such as ints, floats, doubles, and Strings or they may be sub-blocks.


How to open:

Use PibTool to open *.pib independent binary files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .pib 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 fix problems with .PIB files

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