How to open 12B files

Did your computer fail to open a 12B file? We explain what 12B files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your 12B files.

What is a 12B file?

The 12B file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the 12B file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the 12B file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about 12B files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

Generic 12B

These apps are known to open certain types of 12B files. Since many different programs may use 12B files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific 12B file.

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Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with 12B-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with 12B-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!