How to open AVB files

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

What is an AVB file?

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

We are aware of 2 different uses of the AVB extension, which you can read more about below.

Avid Editor Bin

Through our analysis of AVB files, we know that one use of the format is Avid Editor Bin. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Microsoft Chat Character

Through our analysis of AVB files, we know that one use of the format is Microsoft Chat Character. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix AVB files

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

Avid Media ComposerAvid Media ComposerUser submitted
Avid Xpress ProAvid Xpress ProUser submitted
Avid SymphonyAvid SymphonyUser submitted
Avid Xpress Pro HDAvid Xpress Pro HDUser submitted
Avid Interplay AssistAvid Interplay AssistUser submitted
Avid Free DVAvid Free DVUser submitted
Avid NewsCutterAvid NewsCutterUser submitted
Avid Xpress DVAvid Xpress DVUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with AVB-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 AVB-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!