What is a .SBS File And How To Open It – IBM (Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .sbs 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 you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .sbs file extension and how to open it.

What is a .SBS file?

The file extension .SBS is SPSS Script. The creator of this file extension is IBM. The file has the text format, and it is a executable file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .sbs file on 1 platform.

How to open a .SBS file?

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

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SBS 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the IBM SPSS software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .SBS file?

If you are still unable to open the .SBS file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .SBS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .sbs – Allegorithmic, .sbs – AvialiSoft. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .SBS file with the IBM SPSS program on Windows.