What is a .NBIB File And How To Open It – U.S. National Library of Medicine (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .nbib extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. In this article we will explain what .nbib file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .NBIB file?

The file extension .NBIB is from PubMed Bibliographic Citation File.The developer of this file extension is U.S. National Library of Medicine. The file has the text format, and it is a data related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .nbib file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .NBIB file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .NBIB file on your operating system/device.

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

To open the .nbib file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .NBIB 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 Clarivate EndNote software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .NBIB file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .nbib file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Clarivate EndNote software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Clarivate EndNote.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .NBIB 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 right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Clarivate EndNote software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .NBIB file?

If you cannot open the .NBIB file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .NBIB file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .nbk – NovaStor, .nbk – Prosoft Engineering, .nbk – SMART Technologies, .nbm – Oracle, .nbp – Wolfram Research. 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 .NBIB file with the Clarivate EndNote program on Windows and Clarivate EndNote program on Mac.