Open TAB file

The most commonly used .tab file type: MapInfo geometry or atribute data file

How to open tab files?

tab file icon Have you had trouble opening the tab file on your computer? What are tab files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is tab file?

Files with tab file extension can be found as some sort of geometry or attribute packages from MapInfo GIS and mapping software for Windows.

More information about tab files: MapInfo geometry or atribute data file

The tab file extension is mainly related with MapInfo mapping software product for Microsoft Windows and used for its main default format.

This type of tab files stores both feature geometry and attributes. It is ASCII file that represents a link between all other files from MapInfo data set and also holds information about the type of this data set.

Suggested software to open tab file

MapInfo

A mapping application for Microsoft Windows

Other TAB file name extensions using the same .tab suffix

.tab - 3D top and bottom movie

A tab file extension is related to the video files stored in Tab and Bottom 3D format.

Open tab file with software: VLC media player VLC media player for Mac VLC media player for Linux

.tab - Autodesk TR-55 tabular hydrograph

A tab file extension is related to some apps developed by Autodesk. A tab file stores TR-55 tabular hydrograph.

Open tab file with software: Autodesk Civil 3D

.tab - Avalanche Studios game data

A tab file extension is related to Avalanche Engine, a video gaming engine developed by Avalanche Studios.

Open tab file with software: Just Cause 2 Mad Max ArchiveViewer Just Cause 3

.tab - GPS Pathfinder Office station or session table

Open tab file with software: GPS Pathfinder Office

.tab - Guitar tablature

A tab file extension is related to the guitar tablature format.

Open tab file with software: NotePad++ text editor PSPad Melody Assistant Sublime Text Atom

.tab - Lotus Notes full text index

A tab file extension is related to the Lotus Notes software from IBM. A tab file contains full text index.

Open tab file with software: IBM Notes (Lotus Notes)

.tab - Microsoft SQL table script

Files with tab file extension are related to the Microsoft SQL table script files.

Open tab file with software: Microsoft Visual Studio Microsoft SQL Server

.tab - Tab separated value

Files with tab file extension can often be also found as specially formatted tab separated files, commonly used for data exchange.

Open tab file with software: Lotus 1-2-3 Insight II Mozilla Thunderbird NotePad++ text editor Harmony Assistant

.tab - ThinBASIC Adventure Builder adventure data file

The tab file extension is related to the ThinBASIC Adventure Builder software.

Open tab file with software: We are sorry, there is currently no software link record to open this tab file type in the database.

.tab - Typinator settings

A tab file extension is related to the Typinator program and used for its settings.

Open tab file with software: Typinator

.tab - UFO: Enemy Unknown game data

Files with tab file suffix are associated with the UFO: Enemy Unknown game data format.

Open tab file with software: X-COM: UFO Defense (UFO: Enemy Unknown)

.tab - WAsP observed wind climate

A tab file extension is related to the WAsP observed wind climate format.

Open tab file with software: WAsP

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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