The File Extensions Database

.SBF File Extension

  • Category: System Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .SBF file?

.SBF is Android System File

System file used by Google Android devices, such as Motorola DROID 2 and DROID X mobile phones; contains all phone data as it was originally configured from the factory; enables the phone to be set to the original factory settings.

NOTE: The program RSD Lite can be used to "flash" an SBF file to a Motorola DROID 2 or DROID X phone. Generally, users should not manually restore SBF files, since improper use of the files can cause the phone to malfunction.

Programs that open Android System File
Google Android
File Type 2 Superbase Database File
Developer by: Superbase Developers Category: Database Files Format: Binary

Database file used by SuperBase, a program used to create network client/server applications; stores data in records, which may contain 1 to 999 fields; saved in a binary format.

File Type 3 Septentrio Binary File
Developer by: Septentrio Category: GIS Files Format: Binary

An SBF file is a GPS data file created by Septentrio GNSS receivers, which are electronic devices that receive and process signals from global navigation satellite system (GNSS) satellites. It contains a data log about the GPS position, time, and velocity of a device fitted with a GNSS receiver. SBF files are saved in binary format to reduce file size.

Septentrio GNSS receivers are used in a large variety of industries, which include geographic information systems, scientific and unmanned aerial vehicles, marine, construction, agriculture, and survey and mapping. SBF files are used to store the data logs for devices used in these industries.

SBF files may be opened by a variety of tools from the Septentrio RxTools suite, which include "SBF Analyzer" and "SBF Converter". You can convert SBF files using the "SBF Converter" to several formats, such as ASCII, KML, GPX, and RINEX. The tools can be found in the rools\binary\win32 subdirectory in the installation path.

Programs that open Septentrio Binary File
Septentrio RxTools
Septentrio PP-SDK
File Type 4 SmartBroker Data
Developer by: SmartBroker Pro Category: Data Files

Data file format used by SmartBroker stock tracking software; may contain stock lists, trend data, news headlines, tracking reports, or other data.

Programs that open SmartBroker Data
SmartBroker Pro

How to solve problems with SBF files

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