What is a .BBB File And How To Open It – Research In Motion

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Have you downloaded a file with .bbb extension, but you are not sure what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .bbb file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .BBB file?

The file extension .BBB is from BlackBerry Mobile Phone Backup File.The creator of this file extension is Research In Motion. The file has the binary format, and it is a backup file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .bbb file on 1 platform.

How to open a .BBB file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .BBB file on various operating systems.

How to open a .BBB file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .bbb file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Reincubate BlackBerry Backup Extractor software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .BBB file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Reincubate BlackBerry Backup Extractor software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .BBB file?

If you cannot open the .BBB file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .BBB file.bbc – BBC BASIC Data File, .bbcd – BobCAD-CAM, .bbdoc – AppOnboard, .bbl – Oren Patashnik, .bblm – Bare Bones Software. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .BBB file with the Reincubate BlackBerry Backup Extractor program on Windows.