What is a .BLB File And How To Open It – Andrew Plotkin (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .blb extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .blb file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .BLB file?

The file extension .BLB stands for Interactive Fiction Package Game File. This file extension belongs to the developer Andrew Plotkin. The file is a game related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .blb file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .BLB file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .BLB file on various operating systems.

How to open a .BLB file on Mac

To open the .blb file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Spatterlight software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Zoom and Spatterlight.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .BLB file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Spatterlight software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .BLB file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the Zoom software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Zoom software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .BLB file

2. The second step is locating 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Zoom software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .BLB file?

If you are still unable to open the .BLB file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .BLB file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .blb – Dreamworks Interactive. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .BLB file with the Spatterlight, Zoom programs on Mac and Zoom software on Linux.