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FB2 file - How do I open a .fb2 file?

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

✅ FictionBook 2 E-Book

FictionBook 2 E-Book .fb2 file icon
The FB2 file is a FictionBook 2 E-Book. FictionBook is an open XML-based e-book format, which originated and gained popularity in Russia.
Category: Ebook files
Application: Athenaeum
Mime-type: text/xml
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
FB2 aliases:
FB2 related links:
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ANSI Art Text

Archive Description

General Log

Rich Text Format Document

Plain Text Document

OpenDocument Text

✅ FAWAVE Binary Data

FAWAVE Binary Data .fb2 file icon
The FB2 file is a FAWAVE Binary Data. FAWAVE is free software for performing digital signal processing on digital audio and images.
The FB2 format description is not yet available
Category: Data files
Application: FAWAVE
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
FB2 aliases:
FB2 related links:
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FAWAVE Data File

Other types of files may also use the .fb2 file extension.

🔄 .fb2 converters

The following softwares are capable of converting .fb2 files to other formats:


For example, using the softwares above, a .fb2 file can be converted into one of the following formats:

htmlz, txtz, tcr, pdb, rtf, snb, html, odt, cbz, cbc, epub, mobi, prc, txt, chm

🚫 The .fb2 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

b2, bb2, bf2, cb2, db2, f2b, fb, fbq, fbw, fbz, ff2, fh2, fn2, fv2, gb2

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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🔴 Can't open a .fb2 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 .fb2 file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 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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