OB! File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open an OB! file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .OB! files.

What is an OB! file?

The .ob! file extension is used by the Orbit Downloader Internet download software application. This download software allow users to download media files from a variety of different social media websites, such as Myspace, YouTube and Rapidshare.

When the Orbit Downloader has begun to download a file but isn't able to complete the process of the file download, the downloader will save the partially-downloaded file with the .ob! file extension.

Once the download has resumed and has been completed by the software, the proper file extension will replace the .ob! file extension that was given to the file when the download was not yet fully complete.

How to open OB! files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension OB! for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different OB! openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension OB!

While we know of one file format using the .OB! file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .OB! file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Final Media PlayerFinal Media PlayerUser submitted
WinRARWinRARUser submitted
GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
LhacaLhacaUser submitted
RealPlayerRealPlayerUser submitted
KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted
7-Zip7-ZipUser submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
Final Video DownloaderFinal Video DownloaderUser submitted
Orbit DownloaderOrbit DownloaderUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with OB!-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with OB!-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!