What is a .XBEL File And How To Open It – Python XML SIG (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .xbel extension and you don’t know what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .xbel file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .XBEL file?

The .XBEL file extension stands for XBEL Bookmarks File. The developer of this file extension is Python XML SIG. This file belongs to the xml format and it is a web related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .xbel file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .XBEL file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .XBEL file on your operating system/device.

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

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .xbel file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Midori software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .XBEL 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Midori software that 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 .XBEL file on Linux

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Midori software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .XBEL 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Midori 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 .XBEL file?

If you are still unable to open the .XBEL file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .XBEL file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .xbf – MIcrosoft, .xbk – Citrix, .xbk – SMART Technologies, .xbl – Mozilla, .xbm – X11 Bitmap Graphic. 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 .XBEL file with the Midori program on Windows and Midori software on Linux.