File Extension Library

.VFB File Extension

  • Developer by: FontLab
  • Category: Font Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .VFB file?

.VFB file extension is created by FontLab. .VFB has been classified as Font Files. The format of .VFB file is Binary.

.VFB is FontLab Studio Font File

Font file created by FontLab Studio, a font authoring program; contains a designed font, which includes the glyphs that make up the alphabet and other symbols; stores the font in a vector format so that the glyphs can be scaled without losing quality.

When done editing fonts in FontLab Studio, you can export them to .TTF, .OTF, .PFB, and .PFA formats. Select File → Generate Font... from the application menu.

VFB files can be opened by several FontLab products, including FontLab Studio, Fontographer, TypeTool, AsiaFont Studio, TransType Pro, and others.

List of all softwares that can open the FontLab Studio Font File
FontLab Studio
FontLab Fontographer
FontLab TypeTool
FontLab TransType Pro

How to Open .VFB file on different platforms

Open .VFB File on Windows

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

Open .VFB File on Mac

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

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

Open .VFB File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .VFB files

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