ANB File

What are ANB files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ANB file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an ANB file?

An .ANB file is a Project Dogwaffle Animated Brush file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open ANB files

Important: Different programs may use files with the ANB file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your ANB file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested three different ANB openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: August 10, 2012

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of ANB files. Remember, different programs may use ANB files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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IBM Analyst's NotebookIBM Analyst's NotebookUser submitted
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