File Extension Library

.SBV File Extension

  • Developer by: Google
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .SBV file?

.SBV file extension is created by Google. .SBV has been classified as Settings Files. The format of .SBV file is Text.

.SBV is YouTube Captions File

File used by YouTube videos to display subtitles or closed captions; contains one or more captions in a plain text format; specifies an ID, start and end time (using an H:MM:SS.000 format), and text for each caption.

SBV files are used to display text captions at specified times during video playback. They are similar to .SUB and .SRT files.

List of all softwares that can open the YouTube Captions File
Microsoft Notepad
Microsoft WordPad
File Type 2 Superbase Form Definition File
Developer by: Superbase Developers Category: Page Layout Files Format: Binary

Form definiton file used by SuperBase, a program used for developing client/server applications; contains a graphical layout definition for a form; used to format reports, tables, and user interfaces that are populated from a Superbase database.

How to Open .SBV file on different platforms

Open .SBV File on Windows

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

Open .SBV File on Mac

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

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

Open .SBV File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .SBV files

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