.PFB File Extension

Developer:
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Printer Font Binary File
Popularity:

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

What is a PFB file?

Pfb file extension has Printer Font Binary file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "font files" category.

Used by the Microsoft Windows OS, the file provides Adobe Type 1 font for the operating system. It may be also applied by AutoCAD for generating .SHX font files.

Unlike .PFA files, which use the ASCII format, PFB files come in a binary format. They are usually saved with corresponding .PFM files inside the system “Fonts” folder.

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

pfb file icon
Developer:
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Printer Font Binary File
Category:
Font Files
Format:
Binary

How to open PFB file?

Double click the pfb 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 .pfb 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 pfb 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".
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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the pfb 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 PFB files

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 pfb file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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