What is a .VBR File And How To Open It – GIMP (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .vbr extension and you don’t know what it is? 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 .vbr file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .VBR file?

The file extension .VBR is GIMP Parametric Brush File. The developer of this file extension is GIMP. The file has the binary format, and it is a vector related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .VBR file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .VBR file on various operating systems.

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .VBR 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the GIMP software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .VBR file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .vbr file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the GIMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: GIMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .VBR 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, 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 GIMP software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .VBR file on Linux

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .VBR 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 GIMP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .VBR file?

If you cannot open the .VBR file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .VBR file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .vbs – Microsoft, .vbscript – Visual Basic Script, .vbt – PC Tools, .vbt – PC Tools, .vbw – Microsoft. 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 .VBR file with the GIMP program on Windows, GIMP program on Mac and GIMP software on Linux.