What is a .RBW File And How To Open It (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .rbw extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .rbw file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .RBW file?

The .RBW file extension is Ruby Script. The format of this development related file is text.

What to know

There are currently 4 software that can open the .rbw file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .RBW file?

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

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .RBW 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Trimble SketchUp software 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 .RBW file on Mac

The .rbw file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Trimble SketchUp software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Ruby, Apple Xcode, MacroMates TextMate and Trimble SketchUp.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .RBW 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: 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 Trimble SketchUp software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .RBW file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .rbw file on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the Ruby software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .RBW 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Ruby software that 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 .RBW file?

If you are still unable to open the .RBW file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .RBW file.rbw – Xojo, Inc.. 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 .RBW file with the Trimble SketchUp, Ruby programs on Windows, Trimble SketchUp, Ruby, Apple Xcode, MacroMates TextMate programs on Mac and Ruby software on Linux.