.GLB File Extension

Analytical Graphics
File Type:
STK Globe File

Having trouble opening .glb extension? Don't panic! This page explains what glb files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open glb files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a GLB file?

Glb file extension has STK Globe file type, developed by Analytical Graphics, which is associated with the "gis files" category.

Commonly applied by STK, the file contains a three-dimensional globe model with real or simulated terrain. Users are free to share their globes with others. They can easily export and import the file via STK's Globe Manager.


To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

glb file icon
Analytical Graphics
File Type:
STK Globe File
GIS Files

How to open GLB file?

Double click the glb file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .glb extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the glb extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the glb file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open GLB files

  • Windows Windows
    • Analytical Graphics STK Analytical Graphics STK

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the glb file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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