What is a .XBT File And How To Open It – SMART Technologies (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .xbt extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .xbt file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .XBT file?

The .XBT file extension is SMART Notebook Template File. The development of this file was done by SMART Technologies. This data related file is in binary format.

What to know

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

How to open a .XBT file?

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

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .XBT 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 SMART Technologies Notebook software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .XBT file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the SMART Technologies Notebook software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .XBT 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: 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 SMART Technologies Notebook software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .XBT file on Linux

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

1. In the first step you need to download the SMART Technologies Notebook software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .XBT 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the SMART Technologies Notebook software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .XBT file?

If you are still unable to open the .XBT file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .XBT file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .xcappdata – Apple, .xcarchive – Apple, .xccolortheme – Apple, .xcconfig – Apple, .xccrashpoint – Apple. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .XBT file with the SMART Technologies Notebook program on Windows, SMART Technologies Notebook program on Mac and SMART Technologies Notebook software on Linux.