Open ab file
Did your computer fail to open ab file? We explain what ab files are and recommend software that we know can open your ab files.
What is ab file?
Files with ab file extension can be usually found as debug bridge backups from Google Android operating system.
ab file description
The ab file extension is associated with the Google Android Debug Bridge (adb) command line utility distributed as a part of Google Android SDK that allows developers to communicate with cable connected Android devices.
The ab file stores backup of device including applications, system settings, system data etc.
To create backup with adb connect the phone, run adb and type:
adb backup -all - create backup of system settings and system data.
adb backup -apk -all - create backup of system and applications.
To restore backup file type:
adb restore "name of backup".ab
Google Android Debug Bridge can created backup of mobile devices that have installed Android 4.0 ICS and higher.
Software that will open ab file
Other ab file extensions
ab - DNA Baser chromatogram data
An ab file extension is related to the DNA Baser Sequence Aligner software. An ab file contains DNA sequence.