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.WORKBOOK File Extension

  • Developer by: Xamarin
  • Category: Developer Files

What is an .WORKBOOK file?

.WORKBOOK file extension is created by Xamarin. .WORKBOOK has been classified as Developer Files.

.WORKBOOK is Xamarin Workbook File

A WORKBOOK file contains a workbook created by Xamarin Workbooks, a computation environment for C# developers available as a standalone program or with Visual Studio. It stores documentation information and sample code that allow developers to learn C# by experimenting and creating code.

There are three types of workbooks that all use the .workbook file extension:

  • Plain text - A workbook saved in the CommonMark text format.
  • Package - A workbook that saves a directory of resource files used in the workbook, which include an index.workbook plain text file, images, and other files.
  • Archive - A workbook saved as a Zip-compressed archive, which is used to transfer workbook packages online.

NOTE: Workbooks may be created for various frameworks, including Android, iOS, macOS, and Windows.

Common WORKBOOK Filenames

index.workbook - A workbook included in a workbook package that contains index information for the workbook.

List of all softwares that can open the Xamarin Workbook File
Xamarin Workbooks
Xamarin Workbooks

How to Open .WORKBOOK file on different platforms

Open .WORKBOOK File on Windows

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

Open .WORKBOOK File on Mac

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

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

Open .WORKBOOK File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .WORKBOOK files

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