.RBF File Extension

EMC Insignia
File Type:
Retrospect Backup File

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

What is a RBF file?

Rbf file extension has Retrospect Backup file type, developed by EMC Insignia, which is associated with the "backup files" category.

Created by Retrospect, the file provides data that has been backed up, using the software. Users can restore backup files with the help of the information that is stored in backup catalog (.RBC) files.

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

rbf file icon
EMC Insignia
File Type:
Retrospect Backup File
Backup Files

How to open RBF file?

Double click the rbf 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 .rbf 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 rbf 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 rbf 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 RBF files

  • Windows Windows
    • EMC Insignia Retrospect EMC Insignia Retrospect
  • MacOS MacOS
    • EMC Insignia Retrospect EMC Insignia Retrospect

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

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