VB File - opening and understanding

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

What is a VB file?

Files containing the .vb extension are most commonly associated with Virtual Basic script files. These files are written in the VBScript scripting language. These script files can be executed in Windows or using Internet Explorer.

The .vb file extension is also used for Sony Playstation wave bank body format files and Virtual Boy image files.

How to open VB 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 VB for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension VB

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Microsoft Web Platform ExtensionsMicrosoft Web Platform ExtensionsUser submitted
WinDS PRO AppsWinDS PRO AppsUser submitted
Microsoft Visual Studio .NETMicrosoft Visual Studio .NETUser submitted
Xamarin StudioXamarin StudioUser submitted
Any Video Converter ProfessionalAny Video Converter ProfessionalUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
Microsoft Visual Studio CodeMicrosoft Visual Studio CodeUser submitted
BluefishBluefishUser submitted
Flash Movie PlayerFlash Movie PlayerUser submitted
MonoDevelopMonoDevelopUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with VB-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 VB-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!