SB File Type

- The quick facts

What are SB files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a SB 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 a SB file?

SB files have multiple uses, and Microsoft Small Basic Source Code is one of them.

Microsoft Small Basic Source Code

The .sb file extension is most commonly associated with source code files written in the Microsoft Small Basic programming language.

Small Basic is a programming language created to help students transition from block-based (point-and-click) coding to text-based "real" syntax-based programming languages.

The SB files can be compiled into an executable program. Files with the .sb extension are commonly used to create basic computer games that have been written in this programming language.

How to open SB files

We have identified one SB opener that is compatible with this specific type of SB file.

Programs that open Microsoft Small Basic Source Code files

Last updated: March 9, 2022

All known file formats using extension .SB

While Microsoft Small Basic Source Code is a popular type of SB-file, we know of 4 different uses of the .SB extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Scratch 1.0 Project

Scratch is an application-development tool and the source code written for Scratch v1 is stored in SB files along with assets used in the program, e.g., graphics and sounds.

Scratch is the largest coding community for young children and a coding language with a simple visual interface that enables kids to create digital stories, games, and animations.

Like Scratch v1 use the file extension SB for its source code, Scratch v2 used file extension SB2 and Scratch v3 uses extension SB3.

SB opener for Windows

We have identified one SB opener that is compatible with this specific type of SB file.


More file formats using the SB extension

Through our research of SB files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Frostbite Super Bundle
  • SpinnerBaker Extractor Compressed Archive

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

SqueakSqueakUser submitted
Microsoft Application VirtualizationMicrosoft Application VirtualizationUser submitted
StatTrak for BaseballStatTrak for BaseballUser submitted
PCDJ Song Book MakerPCDJ Song Book MakerUser submitted
SAPO ScratchSAPO ScratchUser submitted
PCDJ.Song Book MakerPCDJ.Song Book MakerUser submitted
Pilot Song Book CreatorPilot Song Book CreatorUser submitted

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