File Extension Library

.QPB File Extension

  • Developer by: Intuit
  • Category: Data Files

What are .QPB files and how to open them?

Can't open .QPB 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 .QPB file.

What is a .QPB file extension?

.QPB file extension is created by Intuit. .QPB has been classified as Data Files.

.QPB is QuickBooks Point of Sale Data File

File created by QuickBooks Point of Sale (POS), a business sales tracking application; may be the primary data file or a backup file automatically created by the software; enables the business data to be saved (and restored in the case of a backup).

Backup QPB files use the following file naming convention: YYYYMMDD####.qpb where YYYY is the year, MM is the month, DD is the day, and #### is the sequence number for the backup (e.g., 0001, 0002, etc.).

NOTE: To restore a QPB file from backup, select File → Restore in QuickBooks POS. From the dialog, you can choose the "Default Location" or a custom location.

List of all softwares that can open the QuickBooks Point of Sale Data File
Intuit QuickBooks Point of Sale Desktop 12

How to fix problems with .QPB files

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