The File Extensions Database


.TBI File Extension

  • Developer by: TeraByte, Inc.
  • Category: Disk image (ISO) binary Files

What is an .TBI file?

.TBI is Image for Windows disk image

The tbi file extension is nowadays best known for its use in Image for Windows, a drive image backup and restore solution for Microsoft Windows operating system developed by TeraByte.

The .tbi file contains backup disk image created in the Image for Windows.


How to open:

Use Image for Windows to open .tbi disk image files.

How to convert:

It is likely that the *.tbi files could have been exported in the original program, but no information about this could be verified.

How to solve problems with TBI files

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