What is a .OTB File And How To Open It – Nokia (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .otb extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .otb file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .OTB file?

The file extension .OTB is from Nokia Over The Air Bitmap Image.The development of this file was done by Nokia. The format of this raster related file is binary.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .otb file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .OTB file?

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

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .otb file on Windows.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .OTB 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the XnViewMP software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .OTB file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use XnViewMP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .OTB file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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 XnViewMP software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .OTB file on Linux

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

1. In the first step you need to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use XnViewMP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .OTB file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 XnViewMP software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .OTB file?

If you are still unable to open the .OTB file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .OTB file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .otc – OASIS, .otf – Adobe Systems and Microsoft, .otf – Apache Software Foundation, .otf – NedGraphics, .otg – OASIS. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .OTB file with the XnViewMP program on Windows, XnViewMP program on Mac and XnViewMP software on Linux.