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Details of the .ab1 file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .ab1 file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .ab1 file?
  • What program do I need to open a .ab1 file?
  • How can the .ab1 file be opened, edited or printed?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .ab1?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .ab1 extension?
  • How can I convert .ab1 files to another format?
  • What are other, similar filename extensions to .ab1?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

.ab1 file extension details

DNA Electropherogram File

DNA Electropherogram File .ab1 file icon
AB1 file is a DNA Electropherogram File. An electropherogram is a plot of results from an analysis done by electrophoresis automatic sequencing.
AB1 format description not yet available
Category: Data files
Application: SnapGene
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
AB1 aliases:
AB1 related links:
AB1 related extensions:

Other types of files may also use the .ab1 file extension.

.ab1 file extension error

The .ab1 file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ab, abl, wb1, b1, abw, an1

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Applix Builder Data
Android ADB Backup Archive
ADONIS Application Business Library
VTrain Data File
Quattro Pro for Windows Spreadsheet
AbiWord Document
B1 Compressed Archive
Street Atlas USA Draw File
open .ab1 file

Can't open a .ab1 file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .ab1 file association, check the FAQ.

.ab1 file extension

Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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