TBL File Type

- The quick facts

What are TBL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a TBL 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 TBL file?

Files that contain the .tbl file extension usually hold generic table files. These files are used by a variety of different software applications to store table data.

Popular applications that use the .tbl file extension for table information include the PageMaker, Mozilla, ArcView and Autodesk software programs.

TBL files are commonly used to store data used to customize a gameplayer's gaming experience. These TBL files are referred to as gaming "mods".

The ArcVIEW software application also uses the .tbl file suffix. When the .tbl file extension is used with this program, the file holds support tables that are referenced by the application.

How to open TBL files

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

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

Last updated: July 13, 2020

Suggest another file format using extension TBL

While we know of one file format using the .TBL 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 .TBL file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Adobe TableAdobe TableUser submitted
Chem3D UltraChem3D UltraUser submitted
Materials StudioMaterials StudioUser submitted
FX AccuChartsFX AccuChartsUser submitted
Chem3D ProChem3D ProUser submitted
Tablplot - Plot columns in tableTablplot - Plot columns in tableUser submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
TeleTrader ProfessionalTeleTrader ProfessionalUser submitted
Table EditorTable EditorUser submitted
CSPro Text ViewerCSPro Text ViewerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with TBL-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 TBL-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!