The File Extensions Database


.SABS File Extension

  • Developer by: Activision
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .SABS file?

.SABS is Call ot Duty: Black Ops sound archive

File extension sabs is mainly related to Call of Duty: Black Ops II and Black Ops III computer games and used for one of their game archive.

A .sabs file is basically a container that contains audio in flac format.


How to open:

You can extract these files using Black Ops II Audio Dumper.

How to convert:

Some utilities offer the possibiliy to export .sabs audio to other multimedia formats like FLAC or MP3.

How to solve problems with SABS files

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