How to open CBL files

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

What is a CBL file?

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

While we do not yet describe the CBL 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 CBL 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 CBL

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

Autodesk Content BrowserAutodesk Content BrowserUser submitted
AutoCADAutoCADUser submitted
Microsoft Interactive TrainingMicrosoft Interactive TrainingUser submitted
Trimble Link for AutoCAD Civil 3DTrimble Link for AutoCAD Civil 3DUser submitted
RM/COBOLRM/COBOLUser submitted
Microsoft Press Starts HereMicrosoft Press Starts HereUser submitted
Microsoft Press Interactive TrainingMicrosoft Press Interactive TrainingUser submitted
Formation interactive Microsoft PressFormation interactive Microsoft PressUser submitted
iCD CoolBeLaiCD CoolBeLaUser submitted
CBL InterpreterCBL InterpreterUser submitted

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 CBL-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 CBL-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!