The File Extensions Database

.SPB File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .SPB file?

.SPB is Flight Simulator Mission File

Saved game file created by Microsoft ESP, a software toolkit used for flight and vehicle simulation; saves the state of a flight simulator mission, including the state of mission "triggers" and "actions;" saved with a .FLT file as part of a game save.

Microsoft ESP missions are originally created in an XML format, but are saved in a binary SPB format. To convert a Flight Simulator X SPB file back into XML, use the spb2xml program.

NOTE: Microsoft ESP technology is used in games such as Microsoft Flight Simulator X.

Programs that open Flight Simulator Mission File
Microsoft Flight Simulator X Gold Edition
File Type 2 Samsung Kies Phonebook File
Developer by: Samsung Category: Data Files Format: Binary

Mobile phone backup file created by Samsung Kies, a synchronization tool for Samsung mobile phones; stores a backup of phonebook contacts; used for restoring contacts as well as for transferring contacts between phones.

Programs that open Samsung Kies Phonebook File
Samsung Kies

How to solve problems with SPB files

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