.BBB File

.bbb is BlackBerry Mobile Phone Backup File

Key Features: .BBB File Extension

Features Description
File Extension .bbb
Format Binary
Created by Research In Motion
Category Backup

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  1. How to open:
  2. How to convert:

What is an .BBB file?

File extension bbb is used for backup files of BlackBerry smart phones created by Blackberry Link for PC or Mac software using USB cable connected to PC or Mac (previously created in the Mac OS X version of the Blackberry desktop software).

Originally bbb file extension was only used by Mac OS X version of Desktop software, which was basically a compressed version of IPD format.

A new format BBB v2 was introduced in early 2012 and is now used by both Windows and Mac OS X (macOS) Desktop software.

BlackBerry Desktop Software was replaced by BlackBerry Link app for Microsoft Windows and Mac software.

Files with bbb extension can be generally found as backup files of Blackberry smart phone created in the Blackberry Link or Blackberry desktop software for PC or Mac.

How to open:

You can restore these .bbb files (phone backups) with BlackBerry Desktop software.

How to convert:

You can extract the contents of individual .bbb files with the Backup Extractor Software.
BlackBerry Mobile Phone Backup File - File openers


  1. Reincubate BlackBerry Backup Extractor
  2. BlackBerry Desktop Software


  1. Research In Motion BlackBerry Desktop Manager
  2. BlackBerry Desktop Software

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