What is a .SFB File And How To Open It – Sony (Visual Guide)


While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .sfb extension. It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .sfb file extension and how to open it.

What is a .SFB file?

The .SFB file extension stands for PlayStation 3 Disc Data File. The developer of this file extension is Sony. The file has the text format, and it is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SFB file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the ASToolPS3 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use ASToolPS3 software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SFB 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, 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 ASToolPS3 software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .SFB file?

If you cannot open the .SFB file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .SFB file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .sfc – Super Nintendo ROM, .sfc – Motic, .sfc – Creature Labs, .sfcache – Microsoft, .sfd – Sofdec Dreamcast Movie. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .SFB file with the ASToolPS3 program on Windows.