What is a .PTB File And How To Open It (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .ptb extension, but you have never seen this extension 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 .ptb file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .PTB file?

The file extension .PTB comes from Power Tab File. The file is a data related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .PTB file?

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

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

The .ptb file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the TuxGuitar software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use TuxGuitar software.

Step 2

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

How to open a .PTB file on Mac

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

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

Step 2

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

How to open a .PTB file on Linux

To open the .ptb file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the TuxGuitar software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: TuxGuitar.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .PTB 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: 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 TuxGuitar software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .PTB file?

If you are still unable to open the .PTB file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .PTB file.ptb – Sage Software. 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 .PTB file with the TuxGuitar program on Windows, TuxGuitar program on Mac and TuxGuitar software on Linux.